Disney Legend Francis Xavier 'X' Atencio Passed Away at Age 98 - PassPorter News Bulletin

Disney Legend Francis Xavier 'X' Atencio Passed Away at Age 98

PassPorter's Walt Disney World News Bulletin

  Published 09/12/2017 by PassPorter News / Filed in Walt Disney World



Disney Legend Xavier X Atencio, a former Imagineer and Disney animator, passed away on September 10 at the age of 98. X began his career as an Animator on Pinocchio, and worked on such classics as 'Mary Poppins' and 'Fantasia'. X later moved to WED Enterprises (now known as Disney Imagineering) and was responsible for helping bring to life a number of beloved Disney Parks attractions including Pirates of the Caribbean and Haunted Mansion.

  This news bulletin updates page 999 of PassPorter's Walt Disney World 2017 LIVE! Guide.


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