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Carol Creighton Burnett

Born: 1933 AD
Currently alive, at 88 years of age.
Nationality: American
Categories: Actresses, Comedians, Entertainers

1933 – Carol Creighton Burnett born on the 26th of April in San Antonio, Texas to Jodie and Louise Burnett. She is an American actress and comedienne.

1951 –  Graduated at Hollywood High School, Los Angeles, California.

1959 – 1962 – Appeared regularly on television in The Garry Moore Show. Her gift for parody and her knock-kneed comic grace gained her a wide following.

1959 – She made her Broadway debut in Once upon a Mattress.

1966 – 1977 – The weekly Carol Burnett Show became one of television’s most popular programs and won her five Emmy Awards.

1972 – 1982 – She acted in several films, including Pete ‘n’ Tillie and Annie.

1995 – She returned to Broadway in Moon over Buffalo.

2003 – She was a recipient of the Kennedy Center Honors at the age of 70.

2005 – President George W. Bush awarded her the Presidential Medal of Freedom on the 9th of November.