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A list of famous men who married older women. It is traditional for younger women to marry older men, but several famous men have flipped the script and married older women. Many of these men married accomplished career-driven women. One famous actor has been married to his older lady for over 15 years.

Who is the most famous younger man who married an older woman? Ashton Kutcher tops our list. The That 70s Show actor married one of American's older beauties Demi Moore in 2005 when he was 27 and she was 43. They divorced in 2013. This was Kutcher's first marriage and Moore's third. Moore's second husband was Die Hard actor Bruce Willis.

Hugh Jackman married Deborra-Lee Furness on April 11, 1996 when he was 28 and she was 41. The couple are still married today, and this is the first and only marriage for each of them. Jackman and Furness have adopted two children together: Oscar Maximillian and Ava Eliot, proving that marrying older women can lead to long-lasting love! Other younger men who married older women include Guy Ritchie, Nick Cannon and Roger Moore.

Do you think that it is a good idea for a young man to marry an older woman? Would you ever consider marrying an older woman? Share your thoughts in the comments section.

Ashton Kutcher is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 8 Famous Men Who Married Older Women
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Ashton Kutcher married Demi Moore in 2005, when he was 27 and she was 43. They divorced in 2013. This was Kutcher's first marriage and Moore's third. Moore's second husband was Die Hard actor Bruce Willis, with whom she has 3 daughters, the oldest of which is only 10 years younger than Kutcher..

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Age: 37

Birthplace: Cedar Rapids, Iowa, USA

Profession: Comedian, Television producer, Entrepreneur, Film Producer, Model, + more

Credits: The Butterfly Effect, That '70s Show, Two and a Half Men, Dude, Where's My Car?

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Hugh Jackman is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 8 Famous Men Who Married Older Women
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Hugh Jackman married Deborra-Lee Furness on April 11, 1996, when he was 28 and she was 41. It is the first and only marriage for both of them, and they have two adopted children. 

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Age: 48

Birthplace: Sydney, Australia

Profession: Television producer, Film Producer, Actor, Voice acting, Singer, + more

Credits: The Prestige, X-Men: Days of Future Past, X-Men, Les Misérables

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Nick Cannon is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 8 Famous Men Who Married Older Women
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Nick Cannon married Mariah Carey in 2008, when he was 28 and she was 40.  Their twins, Monroe and Moroccan, were born in 2011. This is Cannon's only marriage, and Mariah Carey was previously married to Tommy Mottola from 1993-1998.

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Age: 36

Birthplace: San Diego, California, United States of America

Profession: Television director, Record producer, Television producer, Musician, Film Producer, + more

Credits: Men in Black II, Monster House, Drumline, America's Got Talent, Love Don't Cost a Thing, + more

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Guy Ritchie is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 8 Famous Men Who Married Older Women
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Director Guy Ritchie married Madonna on December 22, 2000, when he was 32 and she was 42. Their son, Rocco, was born in August 2000, and they adopted David in 2008. The couple divorced that year. This was Ritchie's only marriage, though he has two children with girlfriend Jacqui Ainsley. Madonna was previously married to Sean Penn from 1985-1989, and has two other children, born 1996 and 2006.

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Age: 48

Birthplace: East of England, Hertfordshire, Welwyn Hatfield, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, + more

Profession: Businessperson, Television producer, Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor, + more

Credits: Snatch., Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels, The Man from U.N.C.L.E., RocknRolla

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