Roy Disney dead at 79

Roy Disney arrives at the premiere for "Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End" in Anaheim, Calif., Saturday, May 19, 2007. ((AP Photo/Matt Sayles))

December 16, 2009 11:41:34 AM PST
A newspaper says Roy E. Disney, the nephew of Walt Disney who became a powerful behind-the-scenes influence on the family business, has died. He was 79.