Doesn't it seem like Betty White has been around since David torpedoed Goliath with a slingshot? Our favorite golden girl is only 90 though. Even though Miss Betty White began her career in the 1940s on radio, and later appeared on late night talk shows and game shows (including Password) in the 50s and 60s, she wasn't a household name until, at the age of 51, she began playing "The Happy Homemaker" Sue Ann Nivens on The Mary Tyler Moore Show (1973-1977). She continued her rise to fame as the lovable, naïve Rose Nylund on The Golden Girls from 1985 to 1992. In 2010, at age 88, she became a superstar after her hilarious appearance in the Snickers Super Bowl commercial. What soon followed was a grassroots effort that got her a hosting gig on Saturday Night Live, giving her that final "cool" status. We love you, Betty White! May you live to be 150!
Heavy metal vocalist Ozzy Osbourne has been famous for over 40 years as lead singer of the English band Black Sabbath. His wife, Sharon, however, did not become a household name until their family reality show The Osbournes premiered on MTV in 2002. By then, just barely 50 years old, Sharon had beco...
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