Betty White is a legend in her own right. This sweetest little lady has not only won the hearts of virtually everyone for her uplifting personality, she has also earned a Guinness World Record for the longest TV career for a female entertainer.
The comic dynamo has been performing for more than 74 years in the entertainment industry, and it makes us wonder how come she is not a superhero!Well, Betty was born on January 17, 1922, which makes her only two years away from celebrating her hundredth birthday. It means she is older than sliced bread, and color television, and… well, the list is in down below. And it really puts Betty’s legend into a historical perspective!
Betty White, who has spanned more than 80 years in the entertainment industry, is regarded as one of the television pioneers. She is also known as the first woman to produce a sitcom, “Life With Elizabeth,” that led her to receive the honorary title Mayor Of Hollywood in 1955.in 1939, just after graduating high school, Betty began her radio career,
soon switching to television. Her career skyrocketed. But with WWII, she shelved her ambitions and joined the American Women’s Voluntary Services. Of that era, she told Cleveland Magazine, “It was a strange time and out of balance with everything.”
After witnessing an accident between an automobile and a horse-drawn carriage, African American inventor, Garrett Morgan, filed a U.S. patent for a traffic signal. Patent] was granted on 20 November 1923 for Morgan’s three-position traffic signal.