Betty White Research Paper

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Betty White

Betty White has had an outstanding career of acting and entertainment throughout her lifetime. Betty White is a seven time Emmy awards winner and the recipient of the Grammy Awards. In order to become successful, she had to start out somewhere. Betty White was born in Oak Park, Illinois to Christine Tess, a homemaker, and Horace Logan White, a lighting company executive (Britannica Enc.,para.1). She is part of the Danish, Greek, English and Welsh descent. Betty White moved to Los Angeles when she was only two years old. She graduated from Beverly Hills High School in Beverly Hills California, in 1939 at the age of 17. She then started her career on radio also at the age of 17. At the age of eight years old, Betty White played the part of an adopted orphan on the soap opera “Empire Builders” (imdb.com/ Betty White). She began writing plays in grammar school. Before Betty White was a comedian/actor, she was a member of the American Women’s Voluntary Services (which is where she drove a PX truck) during World War Two. Betty White also worked as a disc jockey at KLAC. KLAC is a radio station in the Los Angeles metropolitan area. It is one of eight Los Angeles radio stations in which San Antonio based iHeart Media and developed the ownership interest ("Acronyms &
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She will be remembered for her wit, charm, sense of humor, and many more things. She will be remembered for all the T.V. shows she has been in. She will be known to be the old gal that will never give up in any given situation and someone who just made people smile. It is amazing to think that someone started their career at eight years old and continues to be in show business at the age of ninety- five. She kept doing everything she could to help the animals that needed it. White told the Hollywood report that, “I have to keep acting so that I can afford to keep doing my charity work (A&E Television Networks,
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