(CNN)--- Betty White is 97 years young today!
Who doesn't love Betty?
While her career spans nearly eight decades - she's probably best known for her Emmy winning role as the sweet but ditzy "Rose" on the long-running series 'The Golden Girls."
White holds the Guinness World Record for the longest TV career for a female entertainer.
She's been married three times and has three step children.
White has won five Primetime Emmy Awards and one Grammy Award. Despite her long-running success in entertainment, she says she wants to she wants to be remembered for work with animals and animal-related charities.