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Famous Men Who Married Much Younger Women

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List of Famous Men Who Married Much Younger Women, loosely ranked by fame and popularity. Many of Hollywood's leading men have married much younger women. Some famous men married younger women later in their lives, while others married younger women multiple times. One famous man even married a woman 60 years his junior.

Who is the most famous man who married a much younger woman? Donald Trump tops our list. The Donald proposed to Melania Knauss in 2004, when he was 58 years old and she was 34. The couple married on January 22, 2005 and they are still married today. This is Melania's first and only marriage and Trump has been married twice before. Another famous entrepreneur Rupert Murdoch married Wendy Deng in 1999 when he was 68 and she was 30.

Hugh Hefner married Crystal Harris on December 31, 2012 when he was 86 and she was 26. That is a 60 year age difference. They are still married today. Hefner has been married twice previously and he has been in several long-term relationships. Other famous men who have married much younger women include Frank Sinatra, Kevin Costner and Woody Allen.

Why do you think so many men choose to marry women who are half their age? Share your thoughts in the comments section.
  • Jerry Seinfeld married Jessica Sklar on December 25, 1999, when he was 45 and she was 28. The couple are still married, and they have three children together. Sklar was married once before, and this is the first and only marriage for Jerry Seinfeld. Prior to dating Sklar, Seinfeld was in a relationship with 17 year-old high school student Shoshanna Lonstein. He was in his late 30s at the time.
    • Age: 66
    • Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
    • Gender: Male

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  • Alec Baldwin began dating yoga instructor Hilaria Thomas in 2011,when he was 53 and she was 27. The got married on June 30, 2012, and they are still married today with four children. Baldwin was previously married to the actress Kim Basinger.

    • Age: 57
    • Birthplace: Amityville, New York, USA
    • Gender: Male
    • Alternative Name: Alec Baldwin

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  • Harrison Ford began dating Calista Flockhart in 2002, when he was 60 and she was 38. They married on June 15, 2010, and they parent her adopted son Liam. This is Flockhart's first marriage, and Ford was married twice before.
    • Age: 78
    • Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, USA
    • Gender: Male
    • Alternative Name: Harrison Ford

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  • Michael Fassbender married Alicia Vikander in 2017 when he was 41 and she was 29 years old. The couple began dating in 2014 while filming The Light Between Oceans.

    • Age: 43
    • Birthplace: Heidelberg, Germany
    • Gender: Male

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