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Ten Fascinating Facts About Betty White Who Turns 89

January 17, 2011 (6:05 am) GMT
The comedienne attended the same high school as fellow celebrities Angelina Jolie and Nicolas Cage.

Veteran actress will celebrate the beginning of her last year as an octogenarian on Monday, January 17. The beloved funnywoman turns 89.

The Emmy award-winning star rose to fame hosting her own radio shows before moving into TV with hit programs including "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" and "The Golden Girls". Recently she's enjoyed a career revival, appearing in "" alongside in 2009 and hosting comedy favorite "" last year after a Facebook.com campaign by fans.

To celebrate White's birthday and as a toast to her return to success, WENN has compiled 10 fascinating facts about the star who keeps on shining:

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