Had you ever thought about your favorite personalities? Like the one who was the star of your favorite show or the person who sang your most wanted song? Some of these celebrities continued their career until their body couldn’t bear it, while others retired because they attained the life that they desired. If they were out of the public eye, it did not mean they were dead. This list tackled the missing stars that were gone in the spotlight but were still breathing. There was no need for some lawyer or inheritance attorney yet because these stars were still living.
Olivia de Havilland – Age 103
Olivia de Havilland was the daughter of a British actress Lillian Fontaine. She had great acting skills that she inherited from her mother. She was the star in The Adventures of Robin, Gone with the Wind, and To Each His Own. Her first exposure was in the ‘30s and was an Academy Award-winning actress. She filed a complaint versus the FX Networks because of how she was represented in the movie, but lawsuit settlement was deemed unnecessary and resulted in a veto.
Rhonda Fleming – Age 95
Rhonda Fleming was a 95-year-old actress who had the title of “Queen of Technicolor.” She was one of the most attractive Hollywood celebrities. She performed forty movies in her early ‘40s and ‘50s. She gradually left her career in 1960. She had another source of income other than acting and it was being a real estate investor. In her ‘60s, she played in a few movies. Since then, she had $10 million on her savings that she could spend on her future necessities, she even donated some of her wealth to the charity.
Jane Powell – Age 90
Jane Powell was a musical artist in her ‘40s. She had a contract with the same company as Arlene Dahl, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer pictures. She was a star in the show A Date with Judy, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers, and Hit the Deck. During the ‘50s, she rarely performed in movies but focused on working in the theatre. Powell performed with other legendary stars like Fred Astaire and Elizabeth Taylor. Jane married the previous child star actor Dickie Moore after she divorced her fourth ex-husband. Dickie stayed with her until his dying day.
Gene Reynolds – Age 96
Gene Reynolds became an actor in 1934 and he performed numerous roles in the MGM movies. He was in the army when World War II broke out. After the war, he returned as a director in Hollywood. Gene was one of the creators who successfully made M*A*S*H. He was nominated in the Emmy awards 24 times. Gene became the leader of the Director’s Guild for 4 years. He was married to Ann Sweeny in 1979 who gave birth to their son. He got an income that was worth $65 million to enjoy his life.
Janis Paige – Age 96
Janis Paige was a skillful singer and actress on Broadway. She had a role in Remains To Be Seen and The Pajama Game. She quickly became a celebrity on TV shows and movies and she even got a star in Hollywood Boulevard. There were hard times in her profession like when she was coached poorly which resulted in harm to her voice. Luckily, she recuperated after some medical treatment. If we were in her shoes, we would try to get the compensation of our insurance company as much as possible. She wrote an article that was published by the Hollywood Reporter that she was physically assaulted by Alfred Bloomingdale at the age of 22.
Jacqueline White – Age 96
At the age of 95, Jacqueline White was still alive and healthy. She was another celebrity who we thought that was long gone. Her career was short, and she chose to retire in the year 1950. She decided to retire and marry Bruce Anderson. She performed a role in Narrow Margin even though she had retired. She gave birth to her first child in LA where she was offered a role by Stanly Rubin. After several years, she became active. Even in 2005, she was usually seen at some events.
Chuck Yeager – Age 96
Chuck Yaeger was one of the celebrities who joined the army and became a pilot. He was a star that literally reached great heights. He tested the latest model of aircraft where he was the first person who broke the sound barrier. He was given several awards because of his service in the air force and got a total amount of$1.5 million that could make his life more comfortable but, he was troubled about his children’s affair because his younger wife was misusing him. He should call an inheritance attorney because of this issue.
Mitzi Gaynor – Age 87
Mitzi Gaynor was known for being a singer, actress, and dancer. She became famous after she starred in the movie called There’s No Business Like Show Business in 1954. After 4 years, she was one of the stars in the South Pacific, but this was not the only role she was capable of. She performed in musical films like Golden Girl, while in 1954, she led the female acting in the show Three Young Texans. In 1968, she appeared in several television events that gained a total of $50 million. She was truly a legend, even younger celebrities like Mrs. Maisel mention her as their inspiration.
John Astin – Age 89
If you remembered Gomez Addams, then you would also remember John Astin. The Addams Family was one of the most famous television shows from 1964 to 1966. He also performed his role on Halloween with his co-actors in Addams Family in 1977. At the age of 88 years old, the actor and voice artist John Astin taught his students how to act and direct a movie at John Hopkins University. Astin was living with his wife Valerie Ann in Sandoval, Baltimore. They had five sons and 2 of them were following in their dad’s footsteps. He was a Hardworking actor where he played a role in the movie Justice League Action last 2017.
Ann-Margret Olsson – Age 80
Ann-Margret is a Swedish-American actress, singer and dancer who was prominent in the entertainment industry during the 60s, 70s, 80s and 90s. She has collected several accolades for acting, including 5 Golden Globes, while she was also nominated for two Academy Awards, two Grammy Awards, a Screen Actors Guild Award and six Emmys. She married star Roger Smith in 1967, but he unfortunately passed away in 2017. In the past she had dated Eddie Fisher and was once romantically linked to Elvis Presley.
Ann Blyth – Age 90
Ann Blythe was one of the last stars of the Golden Age of Hollywood. She was a famous actress and singer and even at the age of 89, she was still gorgeous. She performed in several musicals and was known for playing a role in the movie Mildred Pierce. It was her performance in that movie that she was chosen for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. On the other side of her life, after she was married to Dr. James McNulty, she often performed in some of her shows to focus on her family. She remained faithful to her husband until his dying days.
Christopher Plummer – Age 89
Christopher Plummer became famous when he performed a role in The Sound of Music. He appreciated his long fruitful career that made him a well-known celebrity. Because of his success, he became the pride of Canada. He won the Canadian Screen Award for Lifetime Achievement and Academy Award at the age of 82. He was the oldest actor to have done this kind of achievement. Aside from his performance as an actor. He was a scriptwriter where he wrote some for the concert hall, stage plays, and television shows. He completed multiple doctorates from different universities, he even attended McGill Universities. He had 50 years of experience and he really deserved to rest.
Angela Lansbury – Age 93
Angela Lansbury was an official Dame and enjoyed her career as a performer on stage and acting in television shows. She was a combination of American, English, and Irish. Some of her well-known performances were Murder, She Wrote, and Gypsy. Even after all the years of her career, she wasn’t retired yet. She was seen in the 2019 movie Mary Poppins and she would have a role in the film called The Adventure of Buddy Thunder.
Victoria Principal – Age 71
If you were a fan of the soap opera Dallas, then you had probably seen Victoria Principal as Pamela Barnes Ewing in the play. It was televised from 1978 till 1991, but she left her act in 1987. After leaving the play, she started her own business. Her business’ name was Victoria Principal Production where they sold skincare products. Victoria was also an author. She wrote a book that tackled beauty, health, fitness, skincare, and well-being. Her last performance was in 2004 in the Dallas Reunion TV special.
Nehemiah Persoff, 102 YEARS OLD
102 year old, Nehemiah Persoff is an American retired actor, who actually served in the US Army during World War II. One of his early roles was as the gangster boss Little Bonaparte, a parody of Little Caesar in Billy Wilder’s film classic Some Like It Hot in 1959. For the next 25 years after that, he had a very successful acting career until he decided to retire in 1999. Persoff then decided to pursue painting.
Cote De Pablo, 41 Years Old
Professionally known as Cote de Pablo, the Chilean-American actress, and singer moved to the USA when she was just 10 years old. De Pablo began working in the entertainment industry when she was just 15 years old. After she graduated from high school she moved to New York to try to find work as an actress. De Pablo is most famous for HER role in NCIS.
Connie Stevens – Age 83
The magnificent Connie Stevens is a well-known actress who has been in the acting industry for roughly 64 years. And even though she is 83 years, it doesn’t seem like she’ll be giving up on her career anytime soon. This American icon has starred in many incredible films, which is the main reason why she is the recipient of so many awards. Did you know she also has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame?
Lee Majors – Age 82
During the 80s, Lee Majors was a massive star all over the world. His popularity to due to his performance in the series The Fall Guy and The Six Million Dollar Man. However, this was not the only thing he was famous for. His charming relationship with Farrah Fawcett of Charlie’s Angels was also something that had his names in many tabloids. Years later even though they had divorced, Majors made it a point to contact her at the time she was dying of cancer. Presently, Majors is 82 years old is occasionally makes appearances on the big and small screen.
Johnny Mathis – Age 85
John “Johnny” Mathis is an American singer-songwriter who has been active in the industry for roughly 65 years. To date, he has made 73 Billboard charts and also received the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award, and has been inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame for three separate recordings. Sadly, the 85 years lost his home to a fire back in 2015.
Jennifer Grey – Age 61
Jennifer Grey first made her acting debut as Cathy Bennario in the film Reckless and gained worldwide recognition for her role as Jeanie Bueller in the teen comedy film Ferris Bueller’s Day Off. She has been in the industry since 1979 and has starred in a variety of films and television shows. You may recognize her from, Bittersweet Symphony, Grey’s Anatomy or maybe even Dancing With The Stars.
Peggy Stewart – Age 95
Peggy Stewart was a well-known Western B-movie star. She always portrayed the role of tough women who could defend themselves and didn’t need to be saved. In her ‘60s, her career was failing and she thought that she was semi-retired because she seldom performed a scene in those years. But in the year 2000, she became active in her career again and appeared on some of the few scenes in the series The Office in 2009 and 2010. Peggy became faithful to her husband until his dying days in 2000.
Robert Wagner, 91 YEARS OLD
91-year-old actor, Robert Wagner has worked on stage, screen, and television. He had a recurring role on the TV sitcom Two and a Half Men and also made twelve guest appearances as Anthony DiNozzo Sr. in the police procedural NCIS. But that’s not all, Wagner is also known for appearing in the movie Austin Powers.
Lorenzo Lamas, 63 Years Old
American actor, Lorenzo Lamas is an American actor who is best known for his role of Lance Cumson, the irresponsible grandson of Angela Channing—played by Jane Wyman—in the soap opera Falcon Crest. For this, he received a Golden Globe Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor – Series, Miniseries, or Television Film. Today, the 63-year-old actor is still working in the industry, doing both big and small screen projects.
Barbara Eden, 89 Years Old
Barbara Eden was launched into fame after she landed the leading role in the fantasy sitcom I Dream of Jeannie. She has since entered retirement, though a lot of people are still thankful they can watch her whenever the reruns go on air. We are sure that she must have accumulated a lot of money during her active years in the industry, though she still receives royalties from the best-selling memoir she released in the year 2011.
Joanne Woodward- 106 Years Old
American actress, producer, and philanthropist Joanne Woodward have had a magnificent life and plenty of accomplishments. She is now 106 years old. The star resides in Connecticut. She has won an Oscar, 3 Golden Globes, and a BAFTA amongst many many other awards and nominations. She had three children with her husband Paul Newman who passed on in 2008. Woodward was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s and is currently living and struggling with the degenerative disease.
Arlene Dahl – Age 93
Arlene Dahl kicked off her career by signing a contract with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. She performed in The Bride Goes Wild last 1948. During the ‘70s, she became a director for a line of beauty products where she earned 750,000 dollars annually. However, she almost declared bankruptcy last 1981. After the incident, she wrote multiple books about beauty and astrology.
Dick Van Dyke – Age 93
Dick Van Dyke had numerous appearances but his role in Mary Poppins was what he was famous for. He also had a fake British accent. He had a serious car accident when he was 87. He hired a car accident lawyer because his Jaguar was immersed in flames while he was driving. He somehow escaped and was rescued right before the vehicle burst.
Michelle Ryan- Age 37
Do you remember the famous British actress Michelle Ryan? Her career started, with her role in the American TV show “Bionic Woman”. It didn’t take long, until Michelle Ryan was known worldwide. The charming actress also appeared on TV shows and movies such as “Doctor Who”, “Covert Affairs”, “Death in Paradise” and much more. After all of her years in the movie industry, the British actress is a very well-known and respected member of the film industry. We can’t wait to see her in her next movie!
Mel Brooks – Age 93
Mel Brooks was considered an EGOT which meant Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony award winner. His career began as a comedian before pursuing acting. One famous piece he worked in was The Producers which was a Broadway musical. His son followed his footsteps and pursued an acting career.
Leslie Caron – Age 88
Leslie Caron, a Franco-American actress and a dancer, appeared in around 45 films until 2003. She was well-known for her musical performances such as An American in Paris, Daddy Long Legs, and Lili. She was also famous for her roles in multiple movies such as Fanny, and The L-Shaped Room. She also earned an Emmy for her performance in Law & Order last 2006. She now owned a hotel and restaurant 100 miles from Paris. She published an autobiography titled Thank Heaven last 2010. She left Paris and moved to England last 2013.
Barbi Benton – Age 70
You’ve probably heard of Barbi Benton. The retired American model ventured into acting and singing in her career as well. In fact, she’s most famous for her appearance in Playboy Magazine. Not to mention, she was a four-season regular on the comedy show, Hee Haw. Additionally, she recorded several moderately successful albums back in the 1970s. In the 1980s, however, she made the decision to retire from the show business in favor of raising her children.
June Lockhart – Age 94
June Lockhart was an American actress who became famous in the 1950s and ‘60s. She performed a role in the movie Lost in Space and in Lassie. Her popularity increased and there was also an increase in her fanbase. She was featured in Broadway and gained a Tony Award for her great performance. Other Hollywood celebrities got a single star on the Hollywood Boulevard, while she got two for her wonderful accomplishments in her career. She was successful in her occupation but not in her relationship. She hired a divorce attorney to take care of her two failed marriages. But on the bright side, she had earned $10 million for a year.
Lou Ferrigno – Age 68
Lou has made a name for himself as an actor as well as a professional bodybuilder. In fact, he is now a fitness trainer and fitness consultant! Back in his bodybuilding days, he won an IFBB Mr. America title as well as two consecutive IFBB Mr. Universe titles. Not to mention, he made an appearance in the bodybuilding documentary, Pumping Iron. As an actor, he’s most famous for his starring role in the CBS TV show, The Incredible Hulk. He reprised the role in subsequent animated and computer-generated incarnations.
Marlo Thomas – Age 82
Margo Thomas was a ‘60s star whose nickname was always mispronounced as Marlo. Therefore, she decided to stick with this name. She starred as Ann Marie on That Girl last 1966. She also performed in the award-winning kid’s franchise Free to Be… You and Me. She was also an actress for The Nobody’s Child. She became the National Outreach Director for the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital which was an establishment by her dad.
Jonny Crawford – Age 74
Jonny Crawford is an American actor, singer, and musician. He started his career in 1955, as a child actor as one of Walt Disney’s original Mouseketeers. A few years later he gained popularity for his role as “Mark McCain” in the classic western series The Rifleman. It was all thanks to this that his legacy on stage, films, television was established. Crawford was nominated for an Emmy Award for Best Supporting Actor at an impressive 13 years old. Unfortunately, the 74-year-old has been trying to stay out of the spotlight for many years already, as he has been battling with Alzheimer’s disease.
Morgan Freeman – Age 82
Morgan Freeman became famous because of his distinct voice. He was one of the most respected actors of all time. Not only that but he was also one of the riches with a net worth of 200 million dollars. He received an Academy Award for his role in A Million Dollar Baby and some nominations for his other roles. He also narrated the documentary series The Story of God. He ranked 5 on the list of top-grossing box office entertainers with his list of credits that accumulated around 4.31 billion dollars.
Jane Withers – Age 93
At the age of 93, Jane Withers was still strong. She was a child actress, a model, and a singer. She was famous all throughout the ‘30s until the ‘40s. She was honored with a Former Child Star Lifetime Achievement Award. She had her first divorce with the film producer William Moss in 1955 and remarried Kenneth Errair who died in a plane crash last 1968.
Shirley MacLaine – Age 85
Shirley MacLaine was an author, activist, actress, dancer, and singer who had her debut in The Trouble With Harry way back in 1955. She had written quite a few autobiographical books and was famous for her New Age beliefs and other topics including her world travels. She received the Kennedy Center Honors last 2013 for her contributions. Just recently, she had performed in a fantasy adventure film Noelle.
Cicely Tyson – Age 94
Cicely Tyson was an award-winning actress and a former model. Her fame started to boom upon performing as Rebecca Morgan in Sounder last 1972. Up until now, her name could still be heard. She performed in Last Flag Flying last 2016 and was a guest for House of Cards. She still looks endearing for her age.
Glynis Johns – Age 95
Glynis Johns was a talented actress, dancer, and pianist. She won a Tony Award for her performance in the musical A Little Night Music. She also performed in The Sundowners. She starred in Mary Poppins and her last famous role was in the 1999 film Superstar. Her only son, Gareth Forwood died in 2007 who also pursued an acting career.
Terry Kilburn – Age 92
Terry Kilburn was a child actor who performed in A Christmas Carol way back in 1938. He also appeared in Goodbye and Mr. Chips. He was from London and used to do unpaid work before pursuing a career in Hollywood. He spent his life with Charles Nolte who died last 2010. He started to work behind the scenes as the head of the Michigan-based Meadow Brooks Theater. Terry served as a director of Oakland University’s theater for more than two decades.
Cora Sue Collins – Age 92
Cora Sue Collins started her career at the age of five when she performed in The Unexpected Father. She retired at the age of 18 and married a rich rancher. It didn’t work out for them and had a few more unsuccessful marriages. Her last relationship was with Harry Nace who owned a theatre but who died in 2002.
Ed Asner – Age 89
Ed Asner performed in The Mary Tyler Moore show for several years. The audience loved his character and he got his own series later. He was also a voice actor and was one of the voice actors in Up. He was active in charity work and helped Holocaust survivors. He was the president of Screen Actors Guild for several years. He had devoted his time to help people with autism because of his autistic grandchild.
Conrad Janis – Age 91
The 91-year-old Conrad Janis was a jazz trombonist and actor. He was born from a talented and artistic family with a father who worked both as an art dealer and writer while his mother was a writer. Conrad was famous for his role as Frederick in Mork & Mindy and appeared in The Golden Girls. He had a passion for jazz and assembled a jazz band that performed a few times on the Tonight Show starring Johnny Carson. It was reported that his net worth was 15 million dollars.
Peggy Dow – Age 91
Peggy Josephin Varnadow also known as Peggy Dow was a retired actress and philanthropist. She briefly modeled and worked for the radio before pursuing a career in the movie industry. Peggy signed a contract but quitted three years later after marrying an oil driller named Walter Helmerich III, who was the president of the family business. They remained together for 60 years until his death last 2012.
Nancy Olson – Age 91
Nancy Olson, aged 91, became known for her role in the 1950 movie Sunset Boulevard. This brought her an Academy Award nomination as the Best Supporting Actress. She also appeared in Airport 1975, Son of Flubber, and The Absent-Minded Professor. She retired early even though she could have made a successful career in acting. However, she did have several returns. In 2014, she was in Dumbbells and appeared in an episode of Big love four years before. She was a Democrat and donated money multiple times to the party.
Darryl Hickman – Age 87
The 87-year-old Darryl Hickman was an actor, acting coach, and television executive. He was born in Hollywood and had chosen to chase his career there. He landed his first role in the 1937 film The Prisoner of Zenda. He also became a screenwriter and was the author of The Unconscious Actor: Out of Control, In Full Command. Aside from that, he also worked as a director and producer.
Queen Elizabeth II – Age 93
Queen Elizabeth was now considered to be the longest-reigning British monarch. She began her rule over the UK in 1952. She ruled over Australia, Canada, New Zealand, and other Commonwealth nations but have now all gained independence. It was obvious that it would still take a long time before she handed her throne to the next one in line. Her estimated not worth was six hundred million dollars.
Eva Marie Saint – Age 85
Eva Marie Saint had been working in the industry for seventy years and her career began in TV work. Later, she began appearing in leading roles and even co-starred with Marlon Brando. Despite her fame, she remained down-to-earth and only took on roles she was interested in. She had been married for 65 years and divorce was never considered. She now had twenty million dollars’ worth of fortune thanks to her golden years.
Jackie Mason – Age 88
Jackie Mason was a comedian who made his fortune because of his humor. His jokes ranged from being controversial, political, racial, and didn’t think twice about using his Jewish upbringing as a foundation of his jokes. There were multiple times where his jokes bordered between being funny and offensive which was why he hired his personal lawyer. He continued being a comedian and had a net worth of 9 million dollars.
Margaret O’Brien – Age 82
Margaret O’Brien started her career as a child star at the young age of four and had established her fame as an actress by appearing in numerous films and television shows. Margaret had two stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame with one for motion pictures and the other for television. She still had no plans quitting her career and had appeared in Impact Event, Pepper’s Grove, and This Is Our Christmas last 2018.
Michael Caine – Age 86
Maurice Joseph Micklewhite Jr. also known as Michael Caine was recognized for being an English actor, author, and producer. He had established his status within the entertainment industry. Michael won an Academy Award for his role in Hannah and Her Sisters. In 2016, he legally changed his name to Michael Caine. Just recently, he sold his property in South Beach. Michael still appeared on-screen and was in the 2018 films King of Thieves and Going In Style.
Gena Rowlands – Age 89
Gena Rowlands, aged 89, had more than six decades on her career and involved a very desirable portfolio. She was married to the actor-director John Cassavetes. The couple had collaborated in films for ten years. Gena won four Emmy Awards and two Golden Globe Awards. She even received an Honorary Academy Award three years ago for her contributions and performances. John died last 1989 and she was remarried only after more than two decades. She married the retired businessman Robert Forrest last 2012.
Lily Tomlin – Age 79
The 78-year-old Lily Tomlin was an actress, comedian, producer, singer, and writer who had gained popularity over the years. She began her career as a stand-up comedian and performed with Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In for quite a few years. Her first film role was in Nashville last 1974 and was nominated for several awards. She was married to Jane Wagner last 2013 and had been living together for 42 years.
Donald Sutherland – Age 84
In the course of five decades, Donald Sutherland had appeared in a lot of successful films. He first gained his fame after appearing in a string of popular films like Eye of the Needle, Kelly’s Heroes, and M*A*S*H. He had earned enough money to make sure that he would never need a loan in his entire life and had maintained his status by starring in A Time to Kill. He had also acted in the Hunger Games franchise. His son, Kiefer Sutherland, followed his steps and was famous for his roles in 24 and Designated Survivor.
William Shatner – Age 88
William Shatner became a cultural icon after he played as James T. Kirk in the Star Trek franchise. Because of his role in this film, he had accumulated a hundred million dollars in his bank account. However, once the franchise had ended, his fame subsided and was almost going to become bankrupt. He was also an author, a director, and a producer. He had married four times and his current wife had been Elizabeth Anderson Martin since 2001.
Anthony Hopkins – Age 81
Anthony Hopkins was infamous for his role as Hannibal Lector in The Silence of the Lambs. He was an actor, a director, and a procedure and he earned his prestige because of his acting skills. He had a net worth of one hundred sixty million dollars. He had won Academy Awards for his role as Hannibal and in the prequel Red Dragon. He was still active and had starred in The Dresser last 2015. In addition, he had also appeared in the 2018 TV film King Lear and in Westworld as Dr. Robert Ford last 2018.
Loretta Lynn – Age 87
Loretta Lynn who was now 87 was famous for her country music. She had accumulated 60 years of highly awarded country singing and was a sensation. She independently chased after her dreams and sold 45 million albums. She still possessed an endearing voice but had a stroke while resting in Tennessee last 2017. Her health had gone downhill ever since.
Vera Lynn – Age 102
The 102-year-old Vera Lynn would forever be in the hearts of the World War II soldiers. She warmed their hearts with her charming face and enchanting voice. She was awarded with a British War Medal and became an official dame of the United Kingdom. Vera began singing when she was seven years old and left school for a tour at 11. Vera had vanished from the limelight and had now dedicated her efforts to help women battle cancer and children with disabilities.
Sidney Poitier – Age 92
Sidney Poitier, aged 92, paved the road for Bahamian-American actors. He was famous internationally and had appeared from multiple theatres and was an on-screen Academy Award-winning actor. He was the very first African American actor who had earned a prestigious award. When he retired from acting, he decided to pursue recording, directing, and eventually became a diplomat. He was awarded the British knighthood. He was also granted with a Presidential Medal of Freedom. He had always been upfront against racism and had led multiple charitable works.
Henry Kissinger – Age 96
Henry Kissinger escaped from Germany and fled to the US where he made a career in diplomacy and politics. He even became the advisor of President Nixon and Ford. He won a Nobel Peace Prize award, however, the public didn’t think he deserved it and had claimed that his negotiations with Vietnam were not successful. When it was found out that the people were right, he didn’t think twice about returning his award. Henry was also well-known for being a diplomat and a political scientist. He was extraordinarily intelligent. He had accumulated around twenty million dollars throughout his career which he had now been enjoying during his retirement.
Jimmy Carter – Age 94
Jimmy Carter was born in Georgia and had served the Navy by working on submarines. Carter had been strongly opposed to racial segregation and was inspired to be an activist for the Civil Rights Movement. He became President in 1977 and had enforced the establishment of the departments of education and energy. He switched from his political career to supporting charitable causes. Up until now, he had still championed for Civil rights via the Carter Center.
Hal Holbrook – Age 94
Hal Holbrook’s talent in acting landed him multiple appearances in theaters and on-screen. This 94-year-old actor played the role of Mark Twain and pursued his studies. He was known for acting in Hercules, Into the Wild, and The Fog. He has won the Emmy Awards 5 times. Aside from that, he received a National Humanities medal and a Tony Award. He hired an attorney to handle the 5 million dollars under his name, and he had still been taking more fortune.
Robert Clary – Age 102
Now at age 102, Robert Clary had been spending his days painting and chatting about Holocaust. Robert had a miserable past. He had to survive Nazi concentration camps during his younger days. He motivated others by singing and once he was released, his popularity in the music industry grew especially in the US and France. He had amassed 20 million dollars in wealth.
David Attenborough – Age 93
David Attenborough had grown to be curious and caring. Even at age 93, he was still considered as a national broadcasting sensation. This could be because of his distinct narrating voice and amazing nature footage in BBC. Nature had always piqued David’s interest and he even studied Natural Sciences in Cambridge. Aside from his dedication to nature and animals, he had supported multiple charitable causes such as the Refugee Children’s Movement. It seemed that his retirement would still be far off.
Tony Bennett – Age 92
Tony Bennett, now at age 92, had a successful singing career that went on for decades and was selling out shows since the 50’s. He served the military and somehow, he became a singing sensation. He was well-known for his Rags to Riches, The Hood Life, and The Lady is a Tramp. Up until today, this man with a wonderful voice had chosen to continue performing and singing. He had also performed alongside singers of the current generation such as Lady Gaga. His net worth was 200 million dollars.
William Daniels – Age 94
William Daniels is an American actor that is probably best known for his role of “Dr. Mark Craig” from the TV- Show “St. Elswhere”. He also played in other Tv-Shows, such as “Boy Meets World” in which he played the role of George Feeny. Besides being an excellent actor, he also was the president of the screen actors guild from 1991 to 2001. Since 1951 he is married to his big love, the actress Bonnie Barlett, who played a big role in “Love of Life”. We are very happy to hear, that this movie legend is still full of energy.
William Shatner – Age 90
The Canadian actor William Shatner is probably best known through his role in the famous and legendary movie “Star Trek”, in which he played the iconic role of Captain James T. Kirk. He also played in numerous other movies such as “T.J Hooker” or “Boston Legal”. Besides being an actor, the star is also an author, producer, screenwriter director and singer. The movie legend has 3 children, who are very popular in the movie industry as well. Just recently the legend celebrated his 91 birthday and we have to say he still looks amazing! Happy Birthday, William!
Harry Belafonte, Age 94
The famous Harry Bellafonte, is an American actor, activist and singer/songwriter, that played in movies such as “Carmen Jones”, “Beetlejuice” or “Odds Against Tomorrow” and released popular songs such as “Day O!” or “Jump In The Line”. During the 1950s, the singer with Jamaican background, started to use the typical Caribbean musical style and influenced the American music industry with it. Until this day, the now 94 years old artist is known as the “King Of Calypso”.
Gene Hackman- Age 91
The American actor Gene Hackman, is still looking amazing for 91 years. He was not only an actor, but also a novelist and a solider in the United States Marine. The movie legend was seen in movies such as “The French Connection”, and “Unforgiven” and won numerous awards including Academy Awards, Golden Globes and BAFTAs. The net worth of the retired actor is estimated to be around $80 million.
Dick Van Dyke – Age 95
Dick Van Dyke is an American comedian, dancer, actor and singer, who was more than 70 years in the movie industry. The iconic actor is most known through movies like “Marry Poppins” or “Chitty Chitty Bang Bang” and even had his own show called ” The Dick Van Dyke Show”. Dick Van Dyke did not only win Emmys, Tony and Grammy awards, but was included as well in the Television Hall Of Fame in 1995. The Disney Legend also has a star on the Hollywood Boulevard. The retired actor is 95 years old now and enjoys his free time.
Barbara Walters – Age 91
Barbara Walters is one of the most popular television personalities and broadcast journalist of all times. Barbara Walters, was a host for shows such as “The View”, “The View” or “20/20”. The TV-legend was active in the business from 1951-2014. The 91 old retired host is known for her fascinating interviewing ability, and inspired many women around the world.
Bob Newhart – Age 91
Bob Newhart is an American comedian and actor, that played in movies like “Elf”, “The Big Bang Theory”, “Newhart” and even had his own show called “The Bob Newhart Show”. In the year of 1963, the comedian married Ginny Newhart, who he has 3 children with. Up to this day, the 91-year-old TV-personality is still in business and it doesn’t seem that he is going to stop soon.
Eva Marie Saint – Age 96
One might not believe it, but the American actress Eva Marie Saint, is already 96 years old. While she was working in the film industry over 96 years, she was starring in movies such as “North by Northwest”, ?On the Waterfront” and “Exodus”. The legendary actress received many awards such as an Academy Award and much more for her outstanding performances.
Bob Barker – Age 97
Bob Barker is one of the most popular Tv-hosts of all time and mostly known through his legendary presentations of shows such as “The Price Is Right”, or “Truth Or Consequences”. He was the host of the show “The Price Is Right” from 1972 until 2007. Now at 8the age of 97, Bob Barker has retired and enjoys his retirement with a net worth of estimated $70 Million.
Sidney Poitier – Age 94
Sidney Poitier is a Bohemian- American retired actor, who worked as well as an activist and ambassador and as a film director. He played in famous movies such as “To Sir With Love” or “In The Heat Of The Night” and was even the first black male actor who won the Academy Award. Besides being a great actor, he also wrote many successful books such as “The Measure of a Man” and much more. Today after many years in the movie industry, the 94 old ex-actor is retired.
Norman Lear- Age 98
Norman Lear, is an American actor and television writer and was the producer of popular shows such as “Maude”, “All In The Family” and “The Jeffersons”. Besides his big success in the media industry, Norman Lear also enlisted in the American Army and was fighting during the second world war. Norman Lear is known to be a very funny celebrity and besides his fame really down to earth. In the year of 2017, he even received the Kennedy Center Honors.
Gena Rowlands – Age 90
Gena Rowland is an American actress, who worked in the film industry for over 60 years. She was seen in movies such as “A Woman Under Influence”, “Gloria” or “The Notebook. Gena Rowland lives in Los Angeles now and enjoys her retirement after all this years with a net worth of estimated $10 million.
Mel Brooks – Age 94
Mel Brooks is a retired writer, director, producer and composer and worked alongside film industry legends such as Woody Allen or Larry Gellbart. Brooks became one of the most successful and best earning movie producers around the world and was the producer of iconic films, such as “Young Frankenstein”, “The Twelve Chairs”, “Spaceballs” and much more. Besides Amys and Grammys the movie legend also won Oscars and Tony Awards. With 94 years, Mel Brooks is still active in the film industry.
Tonny Bennet – Age 94
Tony Bennett is one of the most successful singers and songwriters of all times and was also a popular painter. The now 94 year old artist, was singing songs such as “I Left My Heart In San Francisco”, “The Way You Look Tonight”. Tony Benett was very influential in the field of Jazz music and has a huge impact on the music industry until this day. He just recently had a performance with Lady Gaga as well. With 94 years Tony Bennett doesn’t think about retiring and we are happy about that.
Berry Gordy – Age 91
Berry Gordy the second, is a record executive and producer and the founder of the famous label “Motown record”. He also wrote books and screens for plays such as “Motown:The Musical” and “Ill Be There”. Today the businessman is 91 years old and has an unbelievable net worth of around $400 million, which he enjoys his life with.
Tippi Hedren- Age 91
Tippi Hedren is a former model, actress and fashion model, that was seen in movies such as “Marnie”, “The birds”, “Roar” and many more. She was one of the most beautiful and most talented actresses of her time and is up to this day a real legend. The net worth of the 91 year old actress is estimated to be around $20 million.
June Squibb- Age 91
June Squibb is an American actress, which is most famous for her role in the movie “Nebraska” which was nominated for a Golden Globe Award and an Academy Award. She also played in movies such as “Palmer”, “Gdmother” or “Soul”. With 91 years of age June Squibb is still very active and popular in the movie industry.
Johny Gilbert- Age 92
Johny Gilbert is an American Tv-Host, actor and singer, that is known through shows as “Jeopardy”, “Pyramid” or “Superman Sweep”. He is in the media industry since the 1950s and is loved by his audience. The net worth of the 92 year old presenter is around $25 million high. We hope to see him many more years as a host.
Estelle Harris – Age 92
The American actress Estelle Harris is knwon through shows and sitcoms such as “Seinfeld”, “The Suite Life Of Zac and Cody” or “Toy Story”. The actress currently lives in Manthattan, New York, with a net worth of around $5 million. We are looking forward to see her in TV soon!
Robert Wagner – Age 91
Robert Wagner is an American actor, producer, and screenwriter who got famous through movies such as “Hart To Hart”, “Austin Powers”, “It Takes A Thief” or “NCIS”. Besides the fact that he is 91 years old, he is still big in the movie industry and doesn’t even think about stopping.