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Disney Legend, Dick Van Dyke, Just Turned 92

December 15, 2017 12:16

On December 13, 2017, the Disney legend, Dick Van Dyke, turned 92. Being in the entertainment industry for nearly seven decades, Van Dyke managed to become not only a great actor and comedian but also a successful writer, performer, and producer. People love his bright smile, infectious laughter, and funny dances.

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At the very beginning of his acting career, Van Dyke starred in Mary Poppins (1964) and Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (1968). In the recent years, he appeared in the 2014's sequel to the film Night at the Museum and 2015's holiday comedy Merry Xmas. And in between, there are dozens of incredible films, TV shows, and movies filled with Van Dyke's incredible sense of humor and love for life.

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On the day of his birthday, the legendary actor received countless greetings from his colleagues and fans. Actresses, Rose Marie and Deana Martin, and ABC's reporter, Carlos Granda, were among the first people to write their congratulations to the birthday boy.

Here are some of the most emotional and remarkable messages from social media.

People at Disney also did not forget to congratulate one of their most iconic actors of all times.

And IMDb even made a short video with some of Van Dyke's most memorable scenes from films and movies.

Dick Van Dyke also wrote a short post, thanking everyone for the birthday wishes he received.

Meanwhile, the iconic performer keeps working nearly just as hard as all these years ago. The actor is currently working on the upcoming remake of Mary Poppins.

And recently, he teamed up with his colleague, actress and singer, Jane Lynch, to release a new holiday single We’re Going Caroling.

And when you look at his wide smile and listen to his sincere laughter, it is easy to believe that age is just a number. Happy Birthday, Dick Van Dyke!

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