15 Famous Celebrity Fathers Who Had Kids After 60

If there is a saying for moms: “ The greatest gift and blessing in life is being a mother”, there is also another saying for dads: “Nothing I’ve done has given me more joys and rewards than being a father.” Even if you are a celebrity, being a father is a totally new experience for you. We all know that the average age a man becomes a dad is between 27 and 30.  However, Hollywood’s older dads club is going to show that it’s never really too late to have a baby. Maybe having children when you’re older gives the advantages that only come from experience. 
Let’s look at these proud senior dads and tell us what is your favorite celeb in the comment section.

#1 Rowan Atkinson - 62 y.o


Rowan Atkinson had his third kid when he was 62. The Mr. Bean icon’s girlfriend - 33-year-old actress Louise Ford, has been dating the actor since 2014 after meeting on West End production Quartermaine’s Terms in 2012.

#2 Jeff Goldblum - 64 y.o

Source: emilielivingston/Instagram

The Jurassic Park actor's 34-year-old rhythmic gymnast spouse gave birth to a baby boy named River Joe Goldblum. Emilie wrote alongside a picture of Jeff, herself, and their 21-month-old son Charlie Ocean with the new arrival: "I can't believe it's been a week already! River Joe Goldblum was born on 4/7/17 at 8:53 am.

#3 Paul McCartney — 61 y.o.

Source: Getty Images

Paul McCartney is widely known as the frontman of the legendary band The Beatles. He also plays an important role in the lives of his family because he is the dad of five children. One of his youngest daughters is Beatrice. Beatrice was born on October 28, 2003, when Paul turned 61 years old. Although she might not have a distinguished career like his father yet, she has learned how to play the saxophone.

#4 Mel Gibson - 61 y.o.

Source: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images

Mel Gibson welcomed Baby No. 9 at the age of 61 with his girlfriend, Rosalind Ross. Mel and Rosalind began dating in 2014. The couples were so eager to become parents together. Previously, Mel is already a father to eight older kids. Certainly, he must have many experiences being a father and can't wait to welcome the upcoming baby.

#5 Rod Stewart - 66 y.o

Source: yahoo

Rod Steward has become a father for the eighth time at the age of 66. Penny Lancaster, a model, and a photographer, became Stewart's third wife in 2007. She was so proud and thrilled to welcome the second baby with the rock star into the world.

#6 Al Pacino — 61 y.o.

Source: Getty Images

Al Pacino is famous for his role in the film: "The Godfather". Besides a successful career, he also has a happy family with his three kids. Two of them are twin and was born when he turned 61. Now, these kids are 20 years old, growing healthily and Al Pacino is so proud of them.

#7 Alec Baldwin — 63 y.o.

Source: © hilariabaldwin 

Alec Baldwin is an American actor, film producer, comedian, and political activist. In 2012, he married Hilaria, a yoga instructor, and had six children in nine years. Such a big family right? Surprisingly, he will become the father of his 7th child when he turns 63.

#8 Billy Joel — 68 y.o.

Source: Getty Images

Billy Joel, or "Piano Man" is a famous American musician, singer-songwriter, and composer. During his life, he had married 4 times and his latest wife is Alexis Roderick. They had their first daughter in 2015 and in 2017, they welcomed their second daughter. At that time, Billy Joel was 68 years old.

#9 Steve Martin — 67 y.o.

Source: © AP / East News

The 71-year-old told AARP Magazine that he wouldn't have been a good dad when he was younger. "I think if I'd had a child earlier, I would have been a lousy father because I would have misplaced my attention on my career," he said. Steve married his second wife, Anne Stringfield, in 2007 and the couple welcomed a little girl in 2012 when he was 67 years old.

#10 Bernie Ecclestone — 89 y.o.

Source: © ANDREJ ISAKOVIC / AFP / East News

Bernie Ecclestone is the former chief executive of the Formula One Group, which manages Formula One motor racing and controls the commercial rights to the sport. During his life, he had married three times. His latest wife is Fabiana Flosi, who is the vice-president of marketing for the Brazilian Grand Prix. They were expecting a son due weeks before Ecclestone's 90th birthday. Finally, Ecclestone announced the birth of his son on 1 July 2020.

#11 Rupert Murdoch — 72 y.o.

Source: Getty Images

Ruper Murdoch is an Australian-born American media tycoon and investor. He is the owner of hundreds of local, national, and international publishing outlets around the world such as The Times, The Wall Street, Fox News, etc. He has married four times. In his third marriage, he had two daughters with his third wife: Grace (born 2001) and Chloe (born 2003). Chole was born when Murdoch turned 72. All in all, he has six children in total.

#12 Richard Gere — 70 y.o.

Source: © alejandragere / Instagram

Richard Gere is familiar with the audience through his role in the film "American Gigolo". After 2 divorces, in early April 2018, Gere married Spanish activist Alejandra Silva. Their first son was born in 2019 and their second son was born in 2020 when Gere turned 70.

#13 Robert De Niro — 68 y.o.

Source: Getty Images

Robert De Niro is particularly known for his successful career of being an actor, producer, and director. Throughout his career, he had received various awards. In 1997, De Niro married actress Grace Hightower. However, the couple split in 1999. Interestingly, the divorce was never finalized and in 2004, they renewed their vows. In 2011, their daughter was born via surrogate. At that time, De Niro turned 68.

#14 Mick Jagger — 73 y.o.

Source: © Anthony Behar / Sipa USA / East News, © melhamrick / Instagram

Mick Jagger is an English singer, songwriter, actor, and film producer who has achieved international fame as the lead vocalist and one of the founder members of the Rolling Stones. In 2014, Jagger had a relationship with American ballet dancer Melanie Hamrick. Jagger was 73 when Hamrick gave birth to their son in 2016.

#15 Clint Eastwood — 65 y.o.

Source: © morganeastwood / Instagram

Clint Eastwood is a well-known American actor, film director, producer, and composer. In 1996, Eastwood was married for the second time to news anchor Dina Ruiz, who gave birth to their daughter Morgan that same year, when Clint Eastwood turned 65.
Share this article