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Who Is America's Grandmother in 2019?

You know how there are occasionally those lovable older female celebrities who give off that warm, fuzzy grandma vibe? Here you’ll have a chance to decide which popular older female celebrities are the most loved of all by casting your votes for who is America's grandmother in 2019. You’ll have the chance to look through a selection of the sweetest ladies over 70 and pick the ones that give you the most grandma-envy. They're the women who you feel like you could run to for advice or a hug - and maybe even when you need someone to back you up in the way only a grandma can.

These popular actresses, singers, and celebs offer a range of Nana possibilities with their talent, warmth, and all-around cool vibes, but Who is the most beloved of them all? Help us decide as you scroll through a list of handy pros and cons for each that will help you cast your vote for who should be America's grandma in 2019.

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    Why She's The Best:

    • You'd have the coolest, most gorgeous, legendary grandma ever.
    • She's one of the most successful women in music history. Look no further for business advice.
    • Not to mention how often you'd get to hear her incredible voice. 
    • Access to whatever her secret is to still look so amazing at almost 80. 

    Maybe Not Grandma Material:

    • She now resides in Switzerland, which would make for a hell of a commute. 
    • She's a living legend and would make for incredibly hard shoes to fill. 

     

    • Age: 82
    • Birthplace: Nutbush, Tennessee, United States of America
  • Why She's The Best:

    • Have you seen her? She's adorable!
    • She's also hilarious, what's better than a grandma that keeps the smiles coming?
    • She's literally older than sliced bread and will quite possibly outlive you and your children.
    • She's just so kind tho. 

    Maybe Not Grandma Material:

    • She's got a feisty streak, you never know what she'll be up to.
    • Everyone loves her. Everyone. No one would ever side with you on an argument with her, ever.
    • Age: 100
    • Birthplace: Oak Park, Illinois, United States of America
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    Why She's The Best:

    • If there was a description of what the archetypal grandma looks like, it'd have her picture next to it. 
    • She has the sweetest, most soothing voice ever. 
    • Not to mention she can also sing with it. 
    • Everything about her makes you want to hug her and beg her to make you cookies and read you a story. 

    Maybe Not Grandma Material:

    • Having to share her with everyone else in the world who loves her... which is pretty much everyone else in the world. 
    • Her house is probably so cozy you'd never want to leave. 

     

    • Age: 96
    • Birthplace: Poplar, London, United Kingdom
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    Why She's The Best:

    • She's hilarious, talented, and the Godmother of bluegrass, how can you go wrong?
    • Imagine gathering around the fire at Christmas to sing Christmas carols with this lady. 
    • She might even let you borrow some of her clothes if you're good. 
    • She's got the biggest heart and would do anything for you. 

    Maybe Not Grandma Material:

    • Having a grandma with a better rack than you is not for everyone. 
    • She grew up in a tiny shack in the Ozarks and actually did walk uphill in the snow to get to school. Your complaints are lost on her. 

     

    • Age: 76
    • Birthplace: Sevierville, Tennessee, United States of America