Betty White is an American actress and comedian. Born on January 17, 1922, in Oak Park, Illinois, United States.
Why is Betty White Famous
Betty White is a famous actress. She first found fame as Sue Ann, a supporting character on The Mary Tyler Moore show.
Over the years she’s played many roles, but her next biggest role that made her iconic with yet another generation was as Rose on The Golden Girls.
Betty White Brief History
Betty White has been on television for as long as most can remember. This spry senior has had an amazing career and continues to delight her audience.
Some of her best-known roles were: Rose on Golden Girls, Sue Ann on The Mary Tyler Moore Show, and the more recent Elka on Hot in Cleveland.
She had a stint on a Snickers commercial that brought her to the attention of an entirely new younger audience, and she’s become a media darling all over again.
During the 70’s and 80’s, she was a regular guest on multiple game shows, and always worked whether it was with bit spots, or voiceovers.
With multiple awards from everywhere possible, Betty White is a name that you won’t soon forget. She also has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, along with being inducted into the Television Hall of Fame. In fact, two of the comedies she was on are listed as top 100 shows, which cements her firmly as a comedic queen.
She’s known for her sweet, comedic timing, and innocence that plays so well in character. Yet, don’t think that’s all there is to Betty White.
She’s a fun, ballsy woman who isn’t afraid to push the line. People adore her, and even now you’ll find her hosting a stint on Saturday Night Live, or popping up on a late-night show to entertain her beloved fans.