Today in Disney History

Walt Disney World:  May 26,1986
Spaceship Earth, at EPCOT Center, reopens in a revamped version, with an all-new narration by venerable newsman Walter Cronkite.  In addition the attraction has a new sponsor, AT&T, and introduces an all-new finale song titled “Tomorrow’s Child”.
 
 
Walt Disney World, May 26, 1990
At the Magic Kingdom, the exsiting “temporary land” Mickey’s Birthdayland (opened in 1988 in honor of Mickey Mouse’s 60th) is rebranded Mickey’s Starland and opens with some revisions and modifications.  (It is later renamed Mickey’s Toontown Fair).

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