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Celebrities Who Turned 85 in 2019 

Jules Burke
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UPDATED: Check out the celebrities turning 85 in 2020!

Several famous people celebrated their 85th birthdays in 2019. Iconic actors, pop stars, and top athletes all joined the list of famous 85 year olds. Some eighty-five-year-old celebrities are still actively working as actors and speakers, while other famous people who are 85 haven't stepped back from the limelight.

Who turned 85 in 2019? Sophia Loren celebrated her 85th birthday on September 20th. The Academy Award-winning actress is considered by many to be one of the most beautiful women in the world. Everyone's favorite “Ginger” Tina Louise also turned 85 in 2019.

Dame Maggie Smith (born December 28, 1934) and Dame Judi Dench (born December 9, 1934) both enjoyed their 85th year of life. Other famous people who turned 85 in 2019 include Shirley MacLaine, Alan Arkin, and Bill Russell.

Which celebrities who are 85 do you think have aged the best? Give this list a look and join in on the conversation in the comments section.

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Brigitte Bardot is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Celebrities Who Turned 85 in 2019
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Brigitte Anne-Marie Bardot (French: [bʁiʒit baʁdo]; born 28 September 1934), often referred to by the initials B.B., is a French former actress and singer, and animal rights activist. Famous for portraying sexually emancipated personae with hedonistic lifestyles, she was one of the best known sex symbols of the 1950s and 1960s. Although she withdrew from the entertainment industry in 1973, she remains a major popular culture icon.Born and raised in Paris, Bardot was an aspiring ballerina in her early life. She started her acting career in 1952. She achieved international recognition in 1957 for her role in the controversial And God Created Woman, and also caught the attention of French ...more on Wikipedia

Birthplace: Paris, France

Born: September 28, 1934

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Tina Louise is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Celebrities Who Turned 85 in 2019
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Tina Louise (born February 11, 1934) is an American actress best known for playing movie star Ginger Grant in the CBS television situation comedy Gilligan's Island. She began her career on stage during the mid-1950s, before landing her breakthrough role in 1958 drama film God's Little Acre for which she received Golden Globe Award for New Star of the Year. Louise had starring roles in a number of Hollywood movies, including The Trap, The Hangman, Day of the Outlaw, and For Those Who Think Young. Louise later returned to film, appearing in The Wrecking Crew, The Happy Ending, and The Stepford Wives (1975). ...more on Wikipedia

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Born: February 11, 1934

Alan Arkin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Celebrities Who Turned 85 in 2019
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Alan Wolf Arkin (born March 26, 1934) is an American actor, director, and screenwriter. With a film career spanning six decades, Arkin is known for his performances in The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming (1966), Wait Until Dark (1967), The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter (1968), Popi (1969), Catch-22 (1970), The In-Laws (1979), Edward Scissorhands (1990), The Rocketeer (1991), Glengarry Glen Ross (1992), Thirteen Conversations About One Thing (2001), Little Miss Sunshine (2006), Get Smart (2008), Sunshine Cleaning (2008), and Argo (2012). He has been nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor twice, for his performances in The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming and The ...more on Wikipedia

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Born: March 26, 1934

Pat Boone is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Celebrities Who Turned 85 in 2019
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Patrick Charles Eugene Boone (born June 1, 1934) is an American singer, composer, actor, writer, television personality, motivational speaker, and spokesman. He was a successful pop singer in the United States during the 1950s and early 1960s. He sold more than 45 million records, had 38 top-40 hits, and appeared in more than 12 Hollywood films. According to Billboard, Boone was the second-biggest charting artist of the late 1950s, behind only Elvis Presley, and was ranked at No. 9 in its listing of the Top 100 Top 40 Artists 1955–1995. Until the 2010s, Boone held the Billboard record for spending 220 consecutive weeks on the charts with one or more songs each week. At the age of 23, he ...more on Wikipedia

Birthplace: Jacksonville, Florida, United States of America

Born: June 1, 1934

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