UPDATED: Check out the celebrities turning 60 in 2020!
Several famous people celebrated their 60th birthdays in 2019. Action heroes, pop stars and top athletes all joined the list of famous 60 year olds. Some sixty-year-old actors don't look a day over 50 while other famous people who are 60 haven't aged well. Many celebrities over 60 are at the top of their game both personally and professionally.
Who turned 60 in 2019? Simon Cowell turned the big 6-0 on October 7th. Maybe growing older will mellow Cowell when he judges contestants on America's Got Talent. Emma Thompson also celebrated her 60th birthday in 2019.
Magic Johnson's 60th birthday served as an inspiration to everyone as he continues to thrive after being diagnosed with HIV in 1991. Other celebrities who turned 60 this year included Sean Bean, Mike Pence, and Morrissey.
- Alfred Matthew "Weird Al" Yankovic ( YANG-kə-vik; born October 23, 1959) is an American singer-songwriter, record producer, satirist, actor, voice actor, music video director, comedian, and author. He is known for his humorous songs that make light of popular culture and often parody specific songs by contemporary musical acts; original songs that are style pastiches of the work of other acts; and polka medleys of several popular songs, featuring his favored instrument, the accordion. Since his first-aired comedy song in 1976, he has sold more than 12 million albums (as of 2007), recorded more than 150 parody and original songs, and performed more than 1,000 live shows. His works have... more
- Birthplace: Downey, California, United States of America
- Gender: Male
- Born: October 23, 1959
- Allison Brooks Janney (born November 19, 1959) is an American actress. A prolific character actress, Janney has received many accolades, including an Academy Award, seven Primetime Emmy Awards, a BAFTA Award, and a Golden Globe Award. Born in Boston, Massachusetts, and raised in Dayton, Ohio, Janney won a scholarship to study at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in the summer of 1984, following her graduation from Kenyon College. After years of minor and uncredited film and television appearances, Janney's breakthrough came with the role of C. J. Cregg in the NBC political drama The West Wing (1999–2006), for which she received four Primetime Emmy Awards. The character was widely popular... more
- Birthplace: Dayton, Ohio, USA
- Gender: Female
- Born: November 19, 1959
- Helen Folasade Adu, (Yoruba: Fọláṣadé Adú [fɔ̄láʃādé ādú]; born 16 January 1959), known professionally as Sade Adu or simply Sade ( shah-DAY), is a British Nigerian singer, songwriter, and actress, known as the lead singer of her eponymous band. Born in Ibadan, Nigeria, and brought up in Essex, England, Sade gained modest recognition as a fashion designer and part-time model, prior to joining the band Pride in the early 1980s. After gaining attention as a performer, she formed the band Sade, and secured a recording contract with Epic Records in 1983. The band then released the album Diamond Life a year later, which became one of the best selling albums of the era, and the best-selling... more
- Birthplace: Ibadan, Nigeria
- Gender: Female
- Born: Jan. 16, 1959
- Photo: Metaweb (FB)Irving Rameses Rhames (born May 12, 1959) is an American stage and screen actor. He is best known for his starring role as Luther Stickell in the Mission: Impossible film series and his supporting role as gang kingpin Marsellus Wallace in Pulp Fiction. He also appeared in Jacob's Ladder (1990), Dave (1993), Striptease (1996), Don King: Only in America (1997), Rosewood (1997), Con Air (1997), Bringing Out the Dead (1999), Dawn of the Dead (2004), Day of the Dead (2008), Baby Boy (2001), Piranha 3D (2010), and Father Figures (2017). He voiced Cobra Bubbles in the animated film Lilo & Stitch (2002). Rhames is a Golden Globe Award winner, as well as an Emmy Award and Screen Actors Guild Award... more
- Birthplace: New York, New York, USA
- Gender: Male
- Born: May 12, 1959