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When the first animation style was created (creation of the phenakistiscope and the stroboscopic principle)
The invention of the Zoetrope
When the first flip book was created
Invention of the Praxinoscope and the introduction of cinematography
The first recorded animation on standard picture film
First puppet animation
Cel animation was patented
The first time technicolor was used in animation (by Disney)
Computer animation became popular in the industry because of the film 'Toy Story'
The animation market was worth US$68.4 bil
Rotoscoping was patented
Disney create the first interactive autonomatronics
Felix the Cat (character by Otto Messmer) was the first image ever successfully transmitted by RCA in its early TV experiments.
Walt Disney made his first "talkie". 1928's Steamboat Willie marked the end of the silent-film era.
In 1935, The League of Nations proclaimed Mickey Mouse a "symbol of universal goodwill."
The first book about animation was published
The first use of CGI animation
The first use of CGI for creatures
Predecessors of the Zoetrope
Creation of the Thaumatrope
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