Proving that beauty only gets better with age, Rue McClanahan's Blanche refused to let her glamour and sexuality fade into the background throughout the show's entire 1985 to 1992 run. To anybody who says women over 50 can't wear red lipstick, we present you with this scarlet stunner. - GoodHousekeeping.com
Rue McClanahan, One of the "Golden Girls" Stars, Dies at very young Rue McClanahan (Blanche from The Golden Girls) - She was also a vegetarian. One of her quotes; "Cruelty is one fashion statement we can all do without.