It's Time To Celebrate Betty White's 98th Birthday

It's Betty White's birthday! Here's a look at the Golden Girl's amazing life and career in pictures.

Hollywood star Betty White is 98.

With an acting career spanning eight decades, White is officially recognised as having the longest TV career for a female entertainer.

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To celebrate her reaching yet another incredible milestone, here's a look at some classic Betty White pics from over the years.

Betty White started her television career in 1939 shortly after graduating from high school. 

Betty in 1955. Image: Hulton Archive/Getty Images
1954. Image: Getty Images.

White became a household name starring in Life With Elizabeth, The Betty White Show, The Mary Tyler Moore Show and, of course, Golden Girls.

Mary Tyler Moore (as Mary Richards) with Betty White (as Sue Ann Nivens) in 'The Mary Tyler Moore Show'. Image: CBS Photo Archive/Getty Images.
Betty White as Rose Nylund, Bea Arthur as Dorothy Petrillo Zbornak in Golden Girls. Image: Alice S. Hall/NBCU Photo Bank
Estelle Getty as Sophia Petrillo, Bea Arthur as Dorothy Petrillo Zbornak, Rue McClanahan as Blanche Devereaux, Betty White as Rose Nylund. Image: Ron Tom/NBCU Photo Bank.

She married her third husband Allen Ludden in 1963. Ludden died in 1981 and White never remarried.

Husband and wife, Allen Ludden and Betty White in 1968. Image: CBS via Getty Images.

She has always loved animals.

Betty White and her St. Bernard, Stormy. Image: Getty
Betty White with dogs Bandy, Stormy, Danny at home in 1954. Image: NBCU Photo Bank/NBCUniversal via Getty Images.
Betty White at the Greater Los Angeles Zoo Association's (GLAZA) 44th Annual Beastly Ball in 2014. Image: Angela Weiss/Getty Images.

She's continued blessing our screens over the years with her unbeatable humour and trademark laugh.

Betty White at the Dean Martin roast. Image: Getty Images
White on Saturday Night Live. Image: Getty Images.
Betty White guest stars on The Bold And The Beautiful. Image: Photo by Cliff Lipson/CBS via Getty Images.

Never change Betty White!

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