Celeb hoaxes: It just wasn't true

On Wednesday, September 3, many on the Web were swindled into believing that actress Betty White had passed away. Thanks to a headline from the satirical outlet <a href='http://empirenews.net/actress-betty-white-92-dyes-peacefully-in-her-los-angeles-home/' target='_blank'>Empire News</a> that read, "Actress Betty White, 92, Dyes Peacefully In Her Los Angeles Home," many assumed that the star had "died." Thankfully, White is alive and well. This is far from the first celeb untruth -- see these other celebrity hoaxes.

On Wednesday, September 3, many on the Web were swindled into believing that actress Betty White had passed away. Thanks to a headline from the satirical outlet Empire News that read, "Actress Betty White, 92, Dyes Peacefully In Her Los Angeles Home," many assumed that the star had "died." Thankfully, White is alive and well. This is far from the first celeb untruth -- see these other celebrity hoaxes.