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Although best known as the devious Sue Ann Nivens on the classic sitcom Mary Tyler Moore (1970) and the ditzy Rose Nylund on The Golden Girls (1985), Betty White had been in television for a long, long time before those two shows, having had her own series, Life with Elizabeth (1952) in 1952. The widow of TV game-show host Allen Ludden, she has ... See full bio »
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Nominated for 4 Golden Globes. Another 26 wins & 29 nominations. See more awards »

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Novel (with Tom Sullivan): "Together: A Novel of Shared Vision". Nashville, TN: : Thomas Nelson. ISBN-10: 1595544569; ISBN-13: 9781595544568. See more »

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1 Biographical Movie | 2 Print Biographies | 4 Interviews | 9 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


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The audience today has heard every joke. They know every plot. They know where you're going before you even start. That's a tough audience to surprise, and a tough audience to write for. It's much more competitive now, because the audience is so much more - I want to say sophisticated. See more »


Admits to having surgery before The Golden Girls (1985), even though the program was about growing old and not having a problem with it. See more »

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I wonder why she never had any children arizonakris
Happy Birthday, Betty White! chihuahuaboydh-724-612855
I thought she was annoying on Golden Girls cadeis-1
Betty + Allen Ludden...a Hollywood Love Story mrnocal
Happy 89th Birthday to a VERY Classy Lady 28286574881
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