January 15, 1975 – Space Mountain Opens in Disney World
Space Mountain opened in the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World, Florida, 1/15/1975. The grand opening festivities included a band of 2,000 high school students, fireworks and the release of 50,000 balloons. A space-themed indoor roller coaster, the first official ride is taken by Colonel James Irwin, the pilot of the Lunar Module on Apollo XV.
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