If no one ever told you no, would you think to limit yourself? Floyd Norman's peers were surprised when he applied for a job at Disney in the 1950s, but the artist proved he had no reason to think twice. In 1956, Norman became the first African-American animator at Disney. And in 2017, you can still find the 81-year-old hard at work on the Disney campus.
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