Donald Duck

Disney cartoon character

Donald Duck is a cartoon character created by Walt Disney. He is a white duck with an yellowish-orange bill and legs. He usually wears a sailor cap, a blue sailor shirt and a black or red bow tie. He first appeared on-screen in "The Wise Little Hen" on 9 June 1934. Donald is Scrooge McDuck's nephew. His girlfriend is Daisy Duck. His nephews are Huey, Dewey and Louie. Donald appeared in animated shorts, comic books, and newspaper comic strips. Donald Duck appears frequently in Mickey Mouse Clubhouse.

Donald Duck
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First appearanceThe Wise Little Hen (1934)
Created byWalt Disney
Voiced byClarence Nash (193485)
Tony Anselmo (1985–present)
Daniel Ross (20172021)[1][2]
Developed byDick Lundy, Fred Spencer, Carl Barks, Jack Hannah
Full nameDonald Fauntleroy Duck
Nickname(s)Dicky Duck
AliasesFrank Duck
Duck Avenger (USA)
Superduck (UK)
Italian: Paperinik
Norwegian: Fantonald
SpeciesPekin duck
FamilyDuck family
Significant other(s)Daisy Duck
RelativesScrooge McDuck (uncle)
Ludwig Von Drake (granduncle)
Huey, Dewey, and Louie (nephews)
Lisa Duck (auntie)
Clan McDuck (maternal relatives)

Donald Duck is the third most popular cartoon character of all time, after Mickey Mouse and Bugs Bunny. Donald Duck has had a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame since 2004.[3]


  1. "Fact Sheet | Disney Junior Press". Archived from the original on 2017-01-07. Retrieved 2017-01-06.
  2. "Bring Home this Fast Paced Fun of Mickey and the Roadster Racers on Disney DVD". Chip and Co. 2016-12-17. Retrieved 2017-01-06.
  3. "Donald Duck". Hollywood Walk of Fame. 25 October 2019. Retrieved July 16, 2020.