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Sat Jan 16, 2021, 06:52 PM Jan 2021

Here's how Betty White will celebrate her 99th birthday tomorrow [View all]


Betty White is not going to be idle when she celebrates her 99th birthday on Sunday.

The television legend, who was born Jan. 17, 1922, in Oak Park, Illinois, will be in quarantine but also will be paying attention to animals.

“You probably didn’t ask, but I’ll tell you anyway,” White told “Entertainment Tonight.” “What am I doing for my birthday? Running a mile each morning has been curtailed by COVID, so I am working on getting ‘The Pet Set’ re-released, and feeding the two ducks who come to visit me every day.”

“The Pet Set” was White’s 1971 show that co-starred her husband, game-show host Allen Ludden, who also produced the series. The show, which had 31 episodes, included appearances by such stars as Vincent Price, Andy Williams, Bob Crane, Rod Serling, Jim Nabors, Doris Day, Della Reese, Mike Connors and others.

The stars spoke about their pets, including a wide range of animals such as bears, cougars, elephants, gorillas, kangaroos, tigers and zebras. The animals were spotlighted in the studio and on location, Entertainment Tonight reported.

The show will be re-released digitally and on DVD on Feb. 23, in time for the show’s 50th anniversary, “Today” reported.
Happy Birthday Betty White
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I've never heard of that show! She's such a great lady! Karadeniz Jan 2021 #1
Me either Rebl2 Jan 2021 #12
Happy, Happy, Happy Birthday polmaven Jan 2021 #2
Awww! I never saw that show and I'd be interested! Rhiannon12866 Jan 2021 #3
I want to see that show nuxvomica Jan 2021 #4
lol. should we start a pool? mopinko Jan 2021 #10
Aww blogslut Jan 2021 #5
The Golden Girls is doing leighbythesea2 Jan 2021 #6
It's been forever. I'm going to look for it, thanks. Hortensis Jan 2021 #13
Some neat pics here Ohiogal Jan 2021 #7
Two giants! DonaldsRump Jan 2021 #8
Never seen that one before Bayard Jan 2021 #11
Oh Yes malaise Jan 2021 #21
Now that's a classic pic right there. Have to save that one. (nt) Elwood P Dowd Jan 2021 #45
Happy Birthday Betty White 🍰🥂 virgdem Jan 2021 #9
An Inspiration! It also happens to be Cha Jan 2021 #14
So beautiful!!! colorado_ufo Jan 2021 #16
Yes Michelle is.. Glowing from the Cha Jan 2021 #18
She looks stunning! smirkymonkey Jan 2021 #20
Two decent and fabulous women malaise Jan 2021 #23
Exactly.. two Beautiful Libs! Cha Jan 2021 #30
What a great shot of Michelle! SunSeeker Jan 2021 #24
I know right.. & she has so Cha Jan 2021 #32
She's stunning. MontanaMama Jan 2021 #27
Amazing we had Michelle Obama Cha Jan 2021 #51
Happy Birthday Michelle Obama MustLoveBeagles Jan 2021 #50
Nice! SheltieLover Jan 2021 #15
Happy birthday, Betty! colorado_ufo Jan 2021 #17
I love Betty White! smirkymonkey Jan 2021 #19
What a cute gif! Duppers Jan 2021 #38
Now that's a wine glass MustLoveBeagles Jan 2021 #48
Happy Birthday,Betty White!🎂🎉 gademocrat7 Jan 2021 #22
Password game show BigmanPigman Jan 2021 #25
Unbelievable indeed malaise Jan 2021 #26
I wonder how many people have Allen Ludden as their password for tech stuff? BigmanPigman Jan 2021 #31
That's how they met TexasBushwhacker Jan 2021 #61
It would've been cool for him to propose BigmanPigman Jan 2021 #62
Betty and Johnny keithbvadu2 Jan 2021 #28
Hysterically funny malaise Jan 2021 #33
Lol! demmiblue Jan 2021 #35
Classic Betty White, hilarious as always dugog55 Jan 2021 #29
Fall down funny malaise Jan 2021 #34
I really miss the days of the variety show when comedy was king. Carol Burnett, Dean Martin, Flip! Evolve Dammit Jan 2021 #36
+1,000 malaise Jan 2021 #39
So many Varity shows; Glen Campbell, Andy Williams, Sonny & Cher, Laugh-In, Danny Thomas, Jack Benny Evolve Dammit Jan 2021 #43
Happy Birthday, dear Betty. 🎂 Duppers Jan 2021 #37
Lovely pics malaise Jan 2021 #40
The first dog looks like a St Bernard. Doreen Jan 2021 #41
You're absolutely RIGHT!! Duppers Jan 2021 #46
Hey, go easy on yourself. Doreen Jan 2021 #52
I love the pics MustLoveBeagles Jan 2021 #49
Here's another good one... Duppers Jan 2021 #54
Very flattering MustLoveBeagles Jan 2021 #63
Lovely pics malaise Jan 2021 #64
Yes, indeed. Duppers Jan 2021 #65
Happy Birthday Betty!! Doreen Jan 2021 #42
Happy Birthday, Betty White! Niagara Jan 2021 #44
national treasure demtenjeep Jan 2021 #47
For sure malaise Jan 2021 #53
How wonderful. Happy Birthday Miss Betty! Maru Kitteh Jan 2021 #55
Happy Birthday to two amazing ladies. niyad Jan 2021 #56
Happy Birthday Betty!!!!! onecent Jan 2021 #57
Ya gotta love her! Anyone who loves animals as she does is aces in my book Cozmo Jan 2021 #58
Happy birthday Betty. Hotler Jan 2021 #59
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This message was self-deleted by its author Celerity Jan 2021 #66
One of the great all time quotes malaise Jan 2021 #67
I hate to be the bearer of bad news. Niagara Jan 2021 #68
I shall delete, it is a nice thought though, lol Celerity Jan 2021 #69
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