Several famous people will be celebrating their 90th birthdays in 2019. Iconic actors, pop singers, and sports heroes are all joining the list of famous 90 year olds. Some ninety-year-old celebrities still look great even though they've been around for almost a century. Many celebrities over 90 have built amazing legacies.
Who is turning 90 in 2019? Barbara Walters will be celebrating her 90th birthday on September 25 this year. She has interviewed some of the most famous people in the world including Michael Jackson, Boris Yeltsin, and Sir Laurence Olivier. Comedian Bob Newhart is turning the big 9-0 in 2019, as well.
Soon to be 90 year olds Christopher Plummer (December 13, 1929) and Max Von Sydow (April 10, 1929) are confused so often that Plummer penned an editorial in 2016 stating once and for all that he and Van Sydow are, in fact, different people. Other famous people celebrating 90 years of life in 2019 include Ed Asner, Imelda Marcos, and Berry Gordy.
Barbara Walters is an American broadcast journalist, author and television personality. She has hosted morning television shows Today and The View, the television news magazine 20/20, co-anchored the ABC Evening News, and was a contributor to ABC News. Walters first became known as a television personality when she was a writer and segment producer of "women's interest stories" on the morning NBC News program The Today Show, where she began work with host Hugh Downs in 1962, once even modeling a swimsuit when an expected model did not show up. ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Born: September 25, 1929
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Arthur Christopher Orme Plummer CC is a Canadian theatre, film and television actor. After making his film debut in 1958's Stage Struck, Plummer went on to successful film career that has spanned over five decades. Some of his most notable film performances include roles in films such as The Return of the Pink Panther, Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country, A Beautiful Mind, Nicholas Nickleby, The New World, Inside Man, Up, The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus, and The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo. ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Toronto, Canada
Born: December 13, 1929
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George Robert "Bob" Newhart is an American stand-up comedian and actor. Noted for his deadpan and slightly stammering delivery, Newhart came to prominence in the 1960s when his album of comedic monologues The Button-Down Mind of Bob Newhart was a worldwide bestseller and reached number one on the Billboard pop album chart—it remains the 20th best-selling comedy album in history. The follow-up album, The Button-Down Mind Strikes Back! was also a massive success, and the two albums held the Billboard number one and number two spots simultaneously. Newhart later went into acting, starring in two long-running and award-winning situation comedies, first as psychologist Dr. Robert "Bob" Hartley on ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Oak Park, Illinois, United States of America
Born: September 5, 1929
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Edward "Ed" Asner is an American film, television, and stage actor, voice actor, and a former president of the Screen Actors Guild. He is primarily known for his Emmy Award-winning role as Lou Grant during the 1970s and early 1980s, on both The Mary Tyler Moore Show and its spin-off series Lou Grant, making him one of the few television actors to portray the same leading character in both a comedy and a drama. In 2009, he starred as the voice of Carl Fredricksen in Pixar's award-winning animated film Up. In early 2011, Asner returned to television as butcher Hank Greziak in Working Class, the first original sitcom on cable channel CMT. He starred in the Canadian television series Michael, ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri, United States of America
Born: November 15, 1929
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