betty white's birthday


Happy 95th birthday, Betty White!

Here are a ten things about Betty that you might not have known!

  • She was an only child.
  • She was the only one of the four Golden Girls to receive an Emmy nomination for her work on the show every year of the show’s run.
  • She was a regular on ten different game shows over the span of her career.
  • She was married three times but has no children, although she is a step-mother to three.
  • She was the oldest of the four Golden Girls, and is the only one still alive.
  • Her middle name is Marion. Also, Betty isn’t short for anything; that’s just her name!
  • Her favorite drink is vodka on the rocks with lots and lots of lemon.
  • She called Deadpool the best picture of the year in a video on her twitter account (@BettyMWhite) and said, “Ryan Reynolds looks so f*cking handsome in his red leather suit!”
  • Her favorite episode of The Golden Girl was “A Little Romance.”
  • She loves hot dogs and red vines.

“Everybody needs a passion. That’s what keeps life interesting. If you live without passion, you can go though life without leaving any footprints.”

-Betty White


Everyday on set, Betty is greeted by her assistant with a hula - today’s hula dance was a very special surprise in honor of her 93rd birthday! Watch Betty on Hot in Cleveland Wednesdays 10/9C on TV Land!