Facts of Betty White
|Full Name||Betty White|
|Birth Name||Betty Marion White|
|Other Name||Grand Dame of Television,Queen of Television|
|Profession||Actor & Comedian|
|Birth City||Oak Park, Illinois|
|Birth Country||United States|
|Father Name||Horace Logan White|
|Father Profession||Lighting company executive for the Crouse-Hinds Electric Company|
|Mother Name||Christine Tess|
|Spouse||Allen Ludden (m. 1963–1981), Lane Allen (m. 1947–1949), Dick Barker (m. 1945–1945)|
|Filmography||Young & Hungry,Crowded|
|Education||Beverly Hills Unified School District|
|Date of Birth||27,1922|
How Much Is Betty White's Net Worth?
The American-born actress Betty White is professional since 1939 and is the only female entertainer with the longest television career, 80 years. Her notable work includes the famous TV series The Mary Tyler Moore Show (1973-1977), The Golden Girls (1985-1992) and Hot in Cleveland (2010-2015).
Still now, Betty is active in acting career and has garnered 117 acting credits, amassing herself huge fame and fortune. As of 2019, she owns the net worth of around $75 million.
Well, Betty White has earned 8 Emmy Awards till date while other accolades include a Grammy Award, 3 Screen Actors Guild Awards, and 3 American Comedy Awards.
Net Worth Details: Income Sources & Earnings
Professional for over 80 years, Betty White made her career debut in 1939 through small roles in TV and later appeared in Blondie, The Great Gildersleeve, and This is Your FBI.
Having worked as a host for KFWB radio and on KLAC-TV, Betty White gained wide recognization through The Mary Tyler Moore Show in 1973, portraying Sue Ann Nivens.
Her other most notable acting credit proved to be Rose Nylund on The Golden Girls (1985-1992) and Elka Ostrovsky on the sitcom Hot in Cleveland (2010-2015).
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Betty White has an estimated net worth of $75 million as of July 2019.
The main source of her income is acting but also her career as an author earned her considerable sum.
Career as an Author
She has written a few book that have gained considerable success both commercially and critically.
She released her first book "Betty White's Pet-Love: How Pets Take Care of Us "in 1983. This was followed by a number of books that are listed below.
- Betty White In Person (1987)
- The Leading Lady: Dinah's Story (1991)
- Here We Go Again: My Life In Television (1995)
- Together: A Novel of shared vision (2008)
- If You Ask Me (And of Course You Won't) (2011)
- Betty & Friends: My Life at the Zoo (2011)
While working in Hot in Cleveland, she earned $75,000 per episode. Currently, Betty works as a host for Betty White's Smartest Animals in America in 2015.
Till date, Betty White has won many awards including 6 Emmys, a Grammy, 3 Screen Actors Guild awards and a BAFTA with her acting credits of over 117 acting credits.
Movie Box Office Collection:
|Lake Placid (1999)||Mrs. Delores Bickerman||$27-$35 million||$56.9 million|
|Ponyo (2008)||Yoshie||$34 million||$201.8 million|
|The Proposal (2009)||Grandma Annie||$40 million||$317.4 million|
|The Lorax (2012)||Grammy Norma||$70 million||$348.8 million|
|Toy Story 4 (2019)||Bitey White||$200 million||$509.6 million|
Endorsements & Charity Works
Meanwhile, the report on Betty's endorsements deals or earnings from is not disclosed. But certainly, during her career height, she had many sponsorships and commercials, earning her a massive sum.
Back in the 1950s, she appeared for Dr. Ross Dog Food advertisement at KTLA. In 2007, she was featured in the TV ad for PetMeds, a pet pharmacy.
Well, White is an avid user of Instagram and Twitter with over 1.4 million followers on each. As per Influencer Marketing Hub, her Instagram account can sum $2,850-$4,751 per sponsored post.
Betty White is also an active charity worker and has associations with many non-profit organizations. Since 1971, she served as a trustee and president of Morris Animal Foundation.
In April 2008, she donated $100,000 to Los Angeles Zoo & Botanical Garden.
White supports many charity-causes like Los Angeles Police Memorial Foundation, American Heart Association, Autism Speaks, Morris Animal Foundation, Special Olympics, The Trevor Project, and St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
Assets, House, Cars, Lifestyle & Expenses
Surely, with a such as massive fortune, Betty White lives a lavish lifestyle and owns an impressive property empire. Even now at the age of 97, she lives a healthy and active life.
For now, the details on her current residence address is kept low-key for privacy concern. Well, Betty does own houses in Carmel California and Brentwood, Los Angeles, California.
As reported, her husband Allen Ludden died after 3 days the Carmel house was completed.
Well, the median house price in California is $548,700 along with an insurance premium of $1,000.
Further details on her cars and other assets collection are yet to be out. Apart from expenses on daily life luxury, she makes huge expenses on tax payments due to her massive income, though the exact detail is yet to be out.
A property owner in the United States has to pay 0-4% of its assessed value as property tax while the income tax bracket comes in the range of 10%-37% depending on the value of income.
Betty White's Personal Life: Birthday, Age, Height, Family, Education, Married Life, Spouse & Children
Betty was born Betty Marion White on January 17, 1922, in Oak Park, Illinois, the USA. Her father Horace Logan White (1899-1963) was a lighting company executive for the Crouse-Hinds Electric Company while mother Christine Tess (1899-1985) was a homemaker.
She holds American nationality and is of mixed ethnicity. Betty hails from Danish, Greek, English, Welsh & Canadian root.
White attended Horace Mann School Beverly Hills and Beverly Hills High School. Moreover, she wrote and played in the graduation play of Horace Mann School.
As of July 2019, Betty White's age is 97 and has a height of 5 ft. 4 inches (163 cm). On January 17, 2019, she celebrated her 97th birthday with a group of friends playing poker.
Married Life, Husband & Children
Betty has been married thrice in her life and divorced with two, her third spouse Allen Ludden, an American TV personality died after 18 years of marriage.
First, she married Frederick Richard (Dick) Barker on July 7, 1945, but divorced later, the same year on December 18.
Then, Betty White exchanged vows with second husband Lane Allan on November 8, 1947. After 2 years, she and Allan divorced on July 17, 1949.
On June 14, 1963, White married Allen Ludden. The duo lived together until Ludden's death on June 9, 1981.
White never shared any children despite 3 marriages.
Trade Mark: Betty White has blue eyes and a sultry voice.