Betty White
Betty White

Betty White is a renowned American actress, as well as a comedian. She also is a producer, a television personality, and an animal rights activist. She additionally is a pioneer of American women in front and behind the camera in the early days of television shows in the country.

Quick Biography

Betty was born on the 17th of January 1922 in Oak Park, Illinois, the United States as the only child of her father, Horace Lawrence White – a lighting company executive and mother Tess Curtis White – a homemaker. Later her family moved to Alhambra, California, while they later moved to Los Angeles during the Great Depression.

Quick Summary

Full Name/Real Name: Betty Marion White Ludden
Age: 98 years old
Birth Date: 17 January 1922
Birth Place: Oak Park, Illinois, USA
Nationality: American
Religion: N/A
Parents: Horace Lawrence White and Tess Curtis White
Spouse: Allen Ludden (m. 1963–1981), Lane Allen (m. 1947–1949), Dick Barker (m. 1945–1945)
Children: N/A
Height: 5 feet 4 inches (1.63m)
Weight: 58 Kg
Profession: Actress
Net Worth: $80 million

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

At 98 years old, Betty has a height of 5 feet 4 inches as well as a weight of 58 Kg. Additionally, she measures 32-25-35 inches. Betty has a grey hair color is and blue eye color.

Education, School/College University

Betty did her high school at Beverly Hills High School and later attended Horace Mann School.

Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views

Betty was born in Oak Park, Illinois, the United States as the only child of her father, Horace Lawrence White – a lighting company executive and mother Tess Curtis White – a homemaker. She shares roots from Danish, Greek, English as well as Welsh.

Later her family moved to Alhambra, California, while they later moved to Los Angeles during the Great Depression. Her nationality American nationality.

Married, Affair, Dating, Relationship, Boyfriend, Husband, Children

Betty White has been in three marriages. In 1945 Betty married Dick Barker, a U.S. armed forces pilot, but the marriage was short-lived as their marriage broke the following year. Batty went on to marry Lane Allen, a Hollywood agent, but unfortunately, the marriage was also short-lived and ended up in 1949.

Later Betty married Allen Ludden, a TV host, and personality in 1963, and they stayed together till his death in 1981 from stomach cancer. She is the stepmother of his three children. Since then, she has never remarried, citing having had the best.

Relationship Statistics

Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced): Widowed
When did she get married? (married date): N/A
Does she have any relationship affair? No
Is Betty White Lesbian? No
Husband/Spouse? (name): Allen Ludden (m. 1963–1981), Lane Allen (m. 1947–1949), Dick Barker (m. 1945–1945)
Kids: No

Professional Life and Career

After Betty was rejected by movie companies during the start of her career, she resulted in radio for reading commercials and playing small parts in plays. After graduation in 1939, three months later, she debuted on television by singing songs from the opera called ‘The Merry Widow.’

Later in 1949, she started co-hosting the daily live show ‘Hollywood on Television’ with Al Jarvis, which went on for four years. She also produced as well as briefly hosted the daily talk show ‘The Betty White Show’ on NBC. She later produced a sitcom of the same name in the 1970s.

She additionally was a commentator on the ‘Tournament of Roses Parade’ show with co-host Lorne Greene between 1955 and 1975. She further played the role of Vicki Angel in the sitcom ‘Date with the Angels’ between 1957 and 1958. Betty further later appeared for the first time on the big screen in 1962 with the feature film drama ‘Advise & Consent.’

Additionally, she co-hosted the game show ‘Password’ with Allen Ludden in 1963. She further appeared in the most prominent hit show, ‘The Golden Girls’, in 1985.  In 2007, Betty starred in ‘TV Land Awards’ as well as made appearances in ‘Boston Legal’ between 2005 and 2008.

In 2007, 2008, and 2009 Betty appeared in ‘The Bold and the Beautiful.’ Her love for animals was evident in the show ‘PetMeds’ in 2007. In 2011 Betty appeared in the ‘Visit California’ promotional.

Betty recorded a remix of her original song, ‘I’m Still Hot’ in 2011. She further in 2013 lent her voice to a ‘Mickey Mouse’ character while she also made a guest appearance in ‘Soul Man’ in 2014. Between 2012 and 2014, she was the host of ‘Betty White’s Off Their Rockers.’

Awards & Nominations

Betty has been a nominee for the Golden Globe Awards four times for  Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series – Comedy or Musical for The Golden Girls (1985). Consequently, she is a nominee for the Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Host for a Reality or Reality-Competition Program for Betty White’s Off Their Rockers (2012), Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for Hot in Cleveland (2010), Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series for My Name Is Earl (2005), Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series for The Practice (1997) in addition to many other nominations and awards.

Betty White’s Net Worth, Income & Salary in 2020

Betty White Net Worth
Betty White Net Worth

As of August 2020, Betty’s net worth stands at around $80 million.

Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

There is no information regarding her rumors, controversies, and scandal. She is far from rumors, controversies, and scandals.

Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.

Betty White Facebook page has around 2.4m fan likes, and her Twitter account has around 1.4m followers. On Betty White Instagram account, she has around 1.4m followers, while on YouTube, Betty White has no subscribers.

At age 98 years, she is a true legend in the acting world has been one of the pioneering women in the industry. Her story cannot be told in a single sitting. She remains an inspiration to every woman in the world.

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