Betty White is an American actress, an animal rights activist, an author, comedian, singer, radio host as well as a TV personality who is regarded as a pioneer of TV. In addition to that, she was one of the first women who has controlled both in front of as well as behind the camera and she is also recognized as the first woman who produced a sitcom that contributed to her receiving an honorary title as The Mayor of Hollywood in 1955.
Now, let us gain few more information related to the bio of White which has been extracted from various sources. She is the native of Oak Park, Illinois, United States. She came into this world on 17th January of 1922 which has now made her 94 years old. She was born as the only child to her parents Horace Logan White and Christine Tees. Her family moved to Alhambra, California and then later to Los Angeles during The great depression.
She went to study at the Horace Mann School Beverly Hills as well as Beverly Hills High School and then aspired to become a forest ranger. However, during that time, women were not allowed to become the rangers. Instead, she pursued her interest in writing. She also wrote as well as played the lead role in the graduation play at the Horace Mann School and it was after that when she discovered her interest in performing.
Betty then decided that she would become an actress. She made rounds to movie studios looking for the work. But she always turned down because she was unphotogenic. Due to the reason, she began searching for the radio jobs. Later, she again started her career on TV in 1939. Since then, she has starred in numbers of movies such as The Proposal, Vanished. Time to Kill, Holy Man, Tom Sawyer, The Third Wish, Hard Rain and more.
Betty White is one of the most popular and loved celebrity on the television screen whom we’ve been knowing and seeing daily. Some of you may also be the fan of her since a long time as well as some of you may also love to access some other news related to her. Some of us may also have the information regarding her quotes, personal life, as well as the professional career from different gossip pages, newspaper, and magazines. White has been active in this field since 1939 and during these periods, she has already gained numbers of fans in her social networking sites such as Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. We can also view her interviews on YouTube.
Betty White stands at the height of 5 feet and four inches which is 1.63 m that suit her personality. As she was born in the month of January, her zodiac sign is Capricorn. Her weight has not been recorded yet. She belongs to American nationality. During her career till now, White has gained a big amount of the salary and the net worth of her is estimated to be $18 million. Apart from that, The Guinness World Records has recognized her as having the longest TV career for a female entertainer in 2013.