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. Then, check out who 2019's grandpa is!