11 Celebrity Dads Who Had Children Late in Life!


What is the ideal age to become a parent? Or put another way, is there an ideal age to become a parent? These celebrities 11 have chosen to become a dad late in their lives and they are proud parents!

1. Steve Martin

The funnyman had his first child at age 67, in December 2012, with wife Anne Stringfield, who is 26 years younger than Martin.

2. Mick Jagger

Rocker Mick Jagger, who at 73 years old welcomed a baby boy with girlfriend Melanie Hamrick in December 2016.

3. Ronnie Wood

In May 2016, guitarist Ronnie Wood, then 68, welcomed twins Alice Rose and Gracie Jane with wife Sally Humphreys, who is 31 years his junior.

4. Rod Stewart

Rocker Stewart fathered his eighth child, Aiden, with wife Penny Lancaster in 2011 when he was 66. Lancaster was 39 at the time. It was the second child for the couple, who also had Alastair five years before.

5. Larry King

The talk show host had his youngest child, Cannon Edward King, with his seventh wife, Shawn Southwick King, in 2000 when he was 66.

6. George Lucas

The Star Wars director added a new jedi to his clan at the age of 69, when he fathered Everest Hobson Lucas with wife Mellody Hobson in 2013 via surrogate. Lucas has three other children: Amanda and adopted children Katie and Jett.

7. James Doohan

“Scotty” from the original Star Trek series had his youngest daughter, Sarah, in 2000, when the actor was 80 years old.

8. Clint Eastwood

The Sully director was 66 when his youngest, Morgan, was born in 1996 to his second wife, Dina, who was 31 at the time. Eastwood has six other children: Kimber, Kyle, Alison, Scott, Kathryn and Francesca.

9. Charlie Chaplin

The silent film star was 73 when his fourth wife, Oona O'Neill, who was 36 years younger than him, gave birth to Christopher James in 1962.

10. Anthony Quinn

The actor who appeared in Lawrence of Arabia fathered his youngest child at the age of 81 in 1996. Ryan Nicholas Quinn, whose mother, Katherine Benvin, was 47 years younger than Quinn, was the actor’s 13th child.

11. Hugh Hefner

The original Playboy is the “youngest” on this list! In 1991 Hefner had son Cooper Bradford with wife and Playmate of the Year Kimberley Conrad. Hef was 65 at the time.

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