Entertainment Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?  

Jacob Shelton
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List Rules America's grandma means the most lovable 70+ male celebs in all the US of A. Upvote the people you think best represent America's grandpa.

Grandfathers loom large over America. They teach us how to fish, how to ride a bike, and even how to whittle (depending on how old your grandpa is). And like your own personal grandfather, America has a sweet old grandpa too. If you don’t know what America’s grandfather means, just think of the most loved old man celebrities. Old men like Gene Wilder, Mel Brooks, and James Earl Jones are perfect examples of the elderly men that are in the running to be considered America’s grandfather. The list of older celebrity men that could be the Pop Pop of the USA is quite long, so it’s up to you to help decide who is America’s grandpa in 2015.

Between studs like Robert Redford, and funny men like Alan Alda, deciding which lovable old male star should be America’s grandfather isn’t going to be easy. Each of the men on this list has many qualities that would make them excellent grandfathers for the nation. No matter who’s voted to be the grandfather of the good ol’ US of A, you can be sure that all of these guys are sweethearts and that they have great old man stories, the perfect combination of things that make up an awesome grandfather.

Now it’s up to you to vote for which lovable old man who’s also a celebrity should be America's grandpa. And if you can think of some lovable older man celebrities that aren't already listed but would make a wonderful American grandpa, feel free to add them to the list.
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Morgan Freeman is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?

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Ian McKellen is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
age 78

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Patrick Stewart is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?

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James Earl Jones is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?

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Michael Caine is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
age 85

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Dustin Hoffman is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?

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Stan Lee is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
age 95

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Bernie Sanders is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
rnkr153 added age 76

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Gene Wilder is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
age 84

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Robert Duvall is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
age 87

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Sylvester Stallone is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
ColinBoddy added age 69

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Bob Barker is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
ColinBoddy added age 94

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Bruce Willis is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
ColinBoddy added age 60

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Mel Brooks is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
age 89

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John Cleese is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
age 78

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Gene Hackman is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
age 88

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Tony Bennett is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
RobLein added age 91

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William Shatner is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
RobLein added age 87

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Robert Redford is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?

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Burt Reynolds is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
ColinBoddy added age 82

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Bob Newhart is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
ColinBoddy added age 88

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George Takei is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
age 80

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Alan Alda is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
age 82

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Buzz Aldrin is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
carlybobarly added age 88

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Arnold Schwarzenegger is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
ColinBoddy added age 70

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Craig T. Nelson is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?

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Joe Pesci is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
age 75

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Ed Asner is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
age 88

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Bruce Springsteen is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
ColinBoddy added age 68

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James Caan is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
ColinBoddy added age 78

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Kris Kristofferson is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
RobLein added age 81

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George Lucas is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
ColinBoddy added age 73

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Jon Bon Jovi is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
ColinBoddy added age 56

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John Glenn is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
ColinBoddy added age 96

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Bob Dylan is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
ColinBoddy added age 76

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Stevie Wonder is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
ColinBoddy added age 67

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Jimmy Carter is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
carlybobarly added age 93

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Willie Mays is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
RobLein added age 86

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Carl Reiner is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
age 96

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John Williams is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
ColinBoddy added age 86

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Michael Gambon is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?

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Abe Vigoda is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
age 94

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Beau Bridges is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
age 76

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Jon Hamm is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
ColinBoddy added age 47

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Mike Ditka is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
RobLein added age 78

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George H. W. Bush is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
ColinBoddy added age 93

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Sandy Koufax is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
RobLein added age 82

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Bob Dole is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
ColinBoddy added age 94

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George Martin is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
ColinBoddy added age 92

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John McCain is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Who Was America's Grandpa in 2015?
ColinBoddy added age 81