59 Facts About The Carol Burnett Show

1. The Carol Burnett Show managed to keep his name under wraps all this time.

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2. The Carol Burnett Show was shopping at Bergdorf Goodman in New York for stockings, but when she was ready to check out, Burnett realized that her credit card and driver's license were missing from her wallet.

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3. The Carol Burnett Show looks back on her legendary and groundbreaking career with Growing Bolder, and explains why she was not satisfied to fade away.

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4. At the close of each episode, The Carol Burnett Show tugged her ear.

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5. The Carol Burnett Show had no interest in doing a sitcom, and because of the contract, CBS was obliged to give Burnett her own variety show.

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6. Bette Davis was the only famous figure who The Carol Burnett Show was unable to feature as a guest on her show.

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7. The Carol Burnett Show was an endearing fan of the soap opera All My Children.

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8. The Carol Burnett Show appeared in several episodes before the soap opera was cancelled in 2011.

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9. The Carol Burnett Show worked on a lot of creations for stage, movies, videos and the television.

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10. The Carol Burnett Show manufactured numerous departures as a member of the panel on an American television game show.

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11. The Carol Burnett Show was the first actress in the world who showed on the children series on November 10, 1969.

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12. The Carol Burnett Show showed in several spectacular roles, especially in the Television Films that named after "Friendly Fire.

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13. The Carol Burnett Show got much of the success due to this job and is becoming too famous among the people.

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14. The Carol Burnett Show sought to do many other shows so; she agreed to take every season that she wanted to make.

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15. The Carol Burnett Show was a radiate member in a very short character on The Paul Winchell Dietrich and Jerry Mahoney Event in the year of 1955.

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16. The Carol Burnett Show manufactured the variety of brilliant characters during this show.

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17. The Carol Burnett Show has even materialized on several gossip programs and as a member of Broadcast Game.

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18. The Carol Burnett Show debuted on CBS in 1967 and, at a time when most variety shows had lost their popularity on American television, the show ran until 1979.

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19. The Carol Burnett Show had developed a loud sloppy slapstick style of comedy and projected an immense likability on the small screen.

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20. The Carol Burnett Show paused for some time since her daughter was under medical care for cancer.

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21. At that point, The Carol Burnett Show thought she was in a fantasy kind of life.

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22. The Carol Burnett Show was inducted into the Television Hall of Fame in 1985 and into California Hall of Fame in 2009.

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23. The Carol Burnett Show was raised in Hollywood, California, by her grandmother Mabel.

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24. The Carol Burnett Show added, "Look at our friend Clint Eastwood [who married a woman 36 years younger], look at our friend—I say, if it's good enough for the fellows, it's good enough for the girls.

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25. The Carol Burnett Show was married twice before walking down the aisle with Miller.

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26. The Carol Burnett Show felt this would set a poor precedent, so she withdrew the offer from the Tinseltown diva.

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27. The Carol Burnett Show was on Password, paired up with a contestant who had to read a secret word on a card and then give her a one-world clue to see if she could guess it.

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28. The Carol Burnett Show had to use it to go to New York and give showbiz a try.

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29. The Carol Burnett Show had an overbite resulting in a weak chin, and her daughter had an underbite.

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30. The Carol Burnett Show had long been a fan of the soap opera All My Children, and realized a dream when Agnes Nixon created the role of Verla Grubbs for her in 1976.

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31. The Carol Burnett Show was the first celebrity to appear on the children's series Sesame Street, on that series' first episode on November 10, 1969.

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32. The Carol Burnett Show starred in a few films while her variety show was running, including Pete 'n' Tillie.

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33. The Carol Burnett Show's enduring popularity surprised many when a 2001 retrospective containing outtakes and discussions with the cast, and a tribute to Bob Mackie, drew in 30 million viewers, topping the Emmy Awards as well as all but the final game of that year's World Series.

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34. The Carol Burnett Show ended each show by tugging on her left ear, which was a message to her grandmother.

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35. The Carol Burnett Show opened most shows with an impromptu question-and-answer session with the audience, lasting a few minutes, during which she often demonstrated her ability to humorously ad lib.

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36. In 1964, The Carol Burnett Show starred in the Broadway musical Fade Out—Fade In but was forced to withdraw after sustaining a neck injury in a taxi accident.

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37. The Carol Burnett Show had her television special debut in 1963 when she starred as Calamity Jane in the Dallas State Fair Musicals production of Calamity Jane on CBS.

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38. The Carol Burnett Show has appeared on various talk shows and as a panelist on game shows.

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39. The Carol Burnett Show appealed publicly for stricter drug laws and railed against stores that routinely sold drug paraphernalia.

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40. The Carol Burnett Show would start every show with a question-and-answer session with the audience, an idea she borrowed from her stint on Garry Moore's show.

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41. The Carol Burnett Show was born on April 26, 1933, in San Antonio, Texas; her family moved to Hollywood, California when she was three.

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42. In 2013, The Carol Burnett Show won one of greatest honors bestowed on comedians.

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43. The Carol Burnett Show has appeared in a number of feature films, and on Broadway.

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44. The Carol Burnett Show was involved in one memorable legal spat, while her show was still on the air.

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45. The Carol Burnett Show wanted the family to be from the south, but the producers insisted they be from the Midwest.

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46. The Carol Burnett Show deemed this untrue and took the newspaper to court, suing them for libel before settling out of court for a fee around $200,000.

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47. The Carol Burnett Show was incredibly popular and hundreds of the top stars at the time wanted to appear on the show, but not everybody felt the same.

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48. The Carol Burnett Show should be a role model to many people, she showed that no matter what if you work hard and keep going you can achieve your dreams.

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49. The Carol Burnett Show would tug at her ear as a simple little reminder of her grandmother.

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50. The Carol Burnett Show managed to have a chance meeting with Korman in a parking lot and pretty much begged him to join her show.

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51. The Carol Burnett Show, struggling for acting roles at UCLA, was performing at a college party when a perfect stranger came toward her and it finally looked as though her fortunes might be changing.

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52. The Carol Burnett Show was immensely successful, winning a whole cabinet full of awards, but wasn't without its share of backstage drama.

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53. The Carol Burnett Show once shocked her fans when she bluntly dismissed actress and singer Kristin Chenoweth, saying she is not one to keep track of her outfits or pay too much attention to what she wears.

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54. The Carol Burnett Show added that the script she started with her daughter gave her the strength to move on.

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55. The Carol Burnett Show complied, prompting a security guard to kick open a nearby door, burst in and point his gun at her.

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56. The Carol Burnett Show eventually cast you in her new show even though you were young, inexperienced and very shy.

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57. The Carol Burnett Show was rehearsed each day until its two Friday tapings.

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58. The Carol Burnett Show often ad-libbed funny answers, but occasionally ended up as the straightman.

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59. The Carol Burnett Show signed a contract with CBS for 10 years which required her to do two guest appearances and a special a year.

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