BETTY WHITE DEAD AT 99.
Beloved actress, comedian and American icon Betty White has died, just weeks before a milestone birthday … TMZ has learned.
Law enforcement sources tell TMZ … Betty passed away at her home just before 9:30 AM Friday.
A trailblazer and pioneer in media, Betty had the longest running career for any woman in TV prior to her death — starring in multiple shows over the past 8 decades, starting way back in 1939.
Betty is perhaps most famous for her lead role as Rose Nylund in “The Golden Girls,” which ran from 1985 to 1992. She’d been in TONS of other big hits throughout her life though.
Betty White Cause of death
According to the report from TMZ, in which the outlet heard directly from a law enforcement official, White passed at her home on Friday morning. While this story is fluid and still developing in terms of information, we still do not yet have information as to the cause of death.
For those unaware, Betty White was more than just the fun lady in commercials and everyone’s favorite character in Golden Girls. He career spanned multiple decades, portraying characters ranging from her zany portrayals she’s must known for to some more serious roles far earlier in her career.
White was only a few weeks away from reaching her 100th birthday. While Betty White passes away before reaching such a milestone, her memory and spirit touched millions of people over her 99 years on the planet. She’ll be deeply missed by more than just family.