1. In the original story draft there were two genies. One was the genie of the lamp and the other the genie of the ring.
2. Patrick Stewart was forced to turn down the role of Jafar due to scheduling conflicts with Star Trek: The Next Generation.
3. Scott Weinger, the voice of Aladdin, also played DJ’s boyfriend Steve on Full House.
There is even an inside joke about it in the episode were they go to Disney World, in which Steve shows up briefly dressed as Aladdin.