1932 – He was born on the 4th day of March of this year.
1969 – Wells had worked for Warner Brothers as its Vice President of West Coast in this year, then in 1973 as President, and in 1977 as Vice Chairman.
1982 – He left the company this year.
1984 – Disney shareholders Roy E. Disney and Stanley Gold recruited Wells to become Disney’s President and Chief Operating Officer from this year until the time of his death, along with Michael Eisner as Chairman and CEO, in their bid to oust CEO/President Ron W. Miller.
1994 – He died in a helicopter crash while returning from a ski trip in Nevada’s Ruby Mountains on the 3rd day of April of this year.