Authorities now know what led to Betty WhiteThe death of’s mother before she turns 100.

This actress is well-known for her role in The Golden Girls, The ProposalShe was 99 years old when she passed away in Los Angeles, California, on December 31st. 

CelebHomes News has confirmed that White was killed by a stroke or cerebrovascular accident. She suffered the stroke six days before she died.

The medical incident happens when part of the brain experiences a loss of blood flow, according to the National Library of Medicine, which says it can cause “lasting brain damage, long-term disability, or even death.” 

White spoke out a few weeks prior to her death. PeopleShe told magazine she was so lucky to have such good health at her age and be so healthy. 

White’s agent and friend Jeff WitjasCelebHomes News previously reported that Judith ‘died in peace at home. She also denied rumors linking her death to the COVID-19 vaccination.