Famous American actress Betty White turned 99 today, January 17, and her fans have flooded social media to wish her a happy birthday.
The five-time Emmy Award-winner and Golden Girls star known for her fantastic comedic timing attended to the celebration herself in an email to the Associated Press.
” Because I am turning 99, I can stay up as late as I want without asking consent!” she composed.
Her agent, Jeff Witjas, told Fox News that while the actress is happy to mark the event she will be playing things safe due to the fact that of the COVID-19 pandemic. Witjas explained she would commemorate with hotdogs and french fries and receive a bouquet of fresh roses.
” Betty had planned to run a couple miles for her birthday however COVID has actually canceled this so she will stay safe in her home doing numerous activities,” Witjas joked. He included that White “likes her fans.”
They definitely value her too, with the starlet’ name having trended on Twitter today in anticipation of her turning 99.
Others, including some well-known names, have actually held their messages for the day itself.
Mulan starlet Ming-Na Wen stated White was her “spirit animal” and a “queen”, as she paid tribute to White.
Singer Marie Osmond stated White had taught her not to take herself “too seriously” and called the 99- year-old, “99%pure perfection!”
Previous New England Patriots gamer Benjamin Watson kept in mind– a day after MLK Day– that white would have been a 7-year-old when Martin Luther King Jr. was born.
Author Steven W. Thrasher wanted White a “very delighted 99 th” and explained that James Earl was turning 90 on the very same day.
” These 2 nonagenarian artists represent the best of 20 th century American art,” he composed.
White’s fellow Emmy Acclaimed actress Jackée Harry shared a “throwback” image.