22 Famous People Who Inspired Your Favorite Cartoon Characters

#5: Usrula | Harris Glenn Milstead

The evil sea witch from The Little Mermaid – Ursula was inspired by drag queen Divine (Harris Glenn Milstead). In the franchise, Ursula preys over the sweet and innocent Ariel.

#6: Edna Mode | Edith Head

Edna Mode, the half Japanese and half German fashion designer from The Incredibles was inspired by Edith Head. She was an American costume designer who inspired this character. We all know this one!