Celebrities Celebrities Turning 70 in 2019  

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Several famous people will be celebrating their 70th birthdays in 2019. Action heroes, pop stars and top athletes are all joining the list of famous 70 year olds. Some seventy-year-old celebrities still look young enough to not qualify for a senior discount while other famous people who are 70 better reflect the amazing years they've lived. Many celebrities over 70 have already personally and professionally created lasting legacies.

Who is turning 70 in 2019? Meryl Streep will be celebrating her 70th birthday this year. Since her breakout role in The Deer Hunter in 1978, Streep has been a staple on the silver screen, continuing to win our hearts with recent films like Mama Mia. Caitlyn Jenner will be turning 70 on October 28, 2019.

Both The Boss and The Dude will be turning 70 in 2019 as Bruce Springsteen was born on September 23, 1949 and Jeff Bridges was born on December 4, 1949. Other celebrities who will be 70 in 2019 include Billy Joel, George Foreman, and Pam Grier.

Are any of your favorite celebrities turning 70 in 2019? Take a look at this list and find out.

Meryl Streep is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Celebrities Turning 70 in 2019
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Meryl Streep is an American actress. A three-time Academy Award winner, she is widely regarded as one of the greatest film actors of all time. Streep made her professional stage debut in The Playboy of Seville in 1971, and went on to receive a 1976 Tony Award nomination for Best Featured Actress in a Play for A Memory of Two Mondays/27 Wagons Full of Cotton. She made her screen debut in the 1977 television film The Deadliest Season, and made her film debut later that same year in Julia. In 1978, she won an Emmy Award for her role in the miniseries Holocaust, and received the first of her 19 Academy Award nominations for The Deer Hunter. She has more Academy Award nominations than any actor ...more on Wikipedia

Birthplace: Summit, New Jersey, United States of America

Born: June 22, 1949

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Richard Gere is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Celebrities Turning 70 in 2019
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Richard Tiffany Gere is an American actor and activist. He began acting in the 1970s, playing a supporting role in Looking for Mr. Goodbar and a starring role in Days of Heaven. He came to prominence in 1980 for his role in the film American Gigolo, which established him as a leading man. He went on to star in several hit films, including An Officer and a Gentleman, Pretty Woman, Primal Fear, Runaway Bride, Arbitrage and Chicago, for which he won a Golden Globe Award as Best Actor, as well as a Screen Actors Guild Award as part of the Best Cast. ...more on Wikipedia

Birthplace: USA, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Born: August 31, 1949

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Bruce Springsteen is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Celebrities Turning 70 in 2019
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Bruce Frederick Joseph Springsteen is an American singer-songwriter, guitarist and humanitarian. He is best known for his work with his E Street Band. Nicknamed "The Boss", Springsteen is widely known for his brand of poetic lyrics, Americana working class, sometimes political sentiments centered on his native New Jersey and his lengthy and energetic stage performances, with concerts from the 1970s to the present decade running a little over three hours in length. Springsteen's recordings have included both commercially accessible rock albums and more somber folk-oriented works. ...more on Wikipedia

Birthplace: Long Branch, New Jersey, United States of America

Born: September 23, 1949

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Jeff Bridges is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Celebrities Turning 70 in 2019
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Jeffrey Leon "Jeff" Bridges is an American actor, singer, and producer. He comes from a well-known acting family and began his televised acting in 1958 as a child with his father, Lloyd Bridges, and brother, Beau, on television's Sea Hunt. He won the Academy Award for Best Actor for his role as Otis "Bad" Blake in the 2009 film Crazy Heart and earned Academy Award nominations for his roles in The Last Picture Show, Thunderbolt and Lightfoot, Starman, The Contender, and True Grit. Among his other better-known major motion films are: The Big Lebowski, Fearless, Iron Man, The Fabulous Baker Boys, Jagged Edge, Against All Odds, The Fisher King, Tucker, Seabiscuit, Arlington Road, Tron, Tron: ...more on Wikipedia

Birthplace: Los Angeles, USA, California

Born: December 4, 1949

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