Donald Duck is a major Disney animated character.
Real World Background
Donald Duck was created by Disney in 1934; he first appeared in the animated short "The Little Red Hen". Donald soon became one of Disney's leading animated characters, second only to Mickey Mouse; he not only featured in more Disney animation, but in comics too, especially those drawn and written by Carl Barks. He was a supporting character in the 1987 DuckTales series, and a regular in both Quack Pack and the rebooted DuckTales of 2017.