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Celebrities Turning 70 In 2020

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UPDATED: Check out the celebrities turning 70 in 2021!

The list of 70 year old celebrities gains some famous faces in 2020. Celebs born in 1950 will be turning 70 years old in 2020. These influential figures have seen a lot of changes over the decades, and many are still relevant in the present day. 

Among the 70 year old actors is Bill Murray, who is known for his extensive career covering a wide range of genres. He's also got some insane stories up his sleeve. One of his claims to fame is how often he has worked with director Wes Anderson. Other famous 70 year olds include Peter Gabriel, Jay Leno, and Martin Short. Ron Perlman and Huey Lewis are also famous people born in 1950. There are also 70 year old female celebrities, like Wendie Malick and Arianna Huffington.

Are you surprised by the celebrities who are 70? Learn more about the famous men turning 70, as well as the 70 year old actresses below.

  • Bill Murray
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    William James Murray (born September 21, 1950) is an American actor, voice actor, comedian, filmmaker, and writer. He first rose to fame on Saturday Night Live, a series of performances that earned him his first Emmy Award, and later starred in comedy films—including Meatballs (1979), Caddyshack (1980), Stripes (1981), Tootsie (1982), Ghostbusters (1984), Scrooged (1988), Ghostbusters II (1989), What About Bob? (1991), and Groundhog Day (1993). He also co-directed Quick Change (1990). Murray garnered additional critical acclaim later in his career, starring in Lost in Translation (2003), which earned him a Golden Globe and a BAFTA Award for Best Actor, as well as an Oscar nomination for...  more
    • Born: 1950-09-21
    • Birthplace: Evanston, IL

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  • Peter Brian Gabriel (born 13 February 1950) is an English singer, songwriter, record producer and activist who rose to fame as the original lead singer and frontman of the progressive rock band Genesis. After leaving Genesis in 1975, Gabriel launched a successful solo career with "Solsbury Hill" as his first single. His 1986 album, So, is his best-selling release and is certified triple platinum in the UK and five times platinum in the U.S. The album's most successful single, "Sledgehammer", won a record nine MTV Awards at the 1987 MTV Video Music Awards and, according to a report in 2011, it was MTV's most played music video of all time.Gabriel has been a champion of world music for much...  more
    • Born: 1950-02-13
    • Birthplace: England, Chobham

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  • Ron Perlman
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    Ronald Jay Perlman (born April 13, 1950) is an American actor and voice actor. He played the role of Vincent on the television series Beauty and the Beast (1987–1990), for which he won a Golden Globe Award, the comic book character Hellboy in both Hellboy (2004) and its sequel Hellboy II: The Golden Army (2008), and Clay Morrow on the television series Sons of Anarchy (2008–2013). Perlman is also known as a collaborator of Hellboy director Guillermo del Toro, having roles in the del Toro films Cronos (1993), Blade II (2002), and Pacific Rim (2013). He is also known for his voice-over work as the narrator of the post-apocalyptic game series Fallout, Clayface in the DC Animated Universe,...  more
    • Born: 1950-04-13
    • Birthplace: Washington Heights, New York City, New York, United States of America

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  • William Hall Macy Jr. (born March 13, 1950) is an American actor and director. His film career has been built on appearances in small, independent films, though he has also appeared in summer action films. Macy has described himself as "sort of a Middle American, WASPy, Lutheran kind of guy... Everyman".Macy has won two Emmy Awards and four Screen Actors Guild Awards, as well as an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor for Fargo. Since 2011, he has played Frank Gallagher, a main character in the Showtime adaptation of the British television series Shameless. Macy and actress Felicity Huffman have been married since 1997....  more
    • Born: 1950-03-13
    • Birthplace: Miami, Florida, United States of America

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