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07/25/2013 12:57 pm ET Updated Feb 02, 2016

Estelle Getty's 90th Birthday: Sophia Petrillo's 10 Best 'Golden Girls' Moments

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Estelle Getty, the diminutive actress who became an all-around icon when she portrayed the wisecracking Sophia Petrillo on "The Golden Girls," would've turned 90 years old today (July 25).

The two-time Emmy Award winner, who died in 2008, was also known as a fierce advocate for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community and active in HIV/AIDS fundraising during her lifetime.

To celebrate, check out 10 of Estelle's best moments as Sophia:

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Sophia's Best "Golden Girls" Moments
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Sophia's Best "Golden Girls" Moments

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