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Famous Nonagenarians

Tippi Hedren, 93

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by Anonymousreply 330June 5, 2024 3:18 AM

William Shatner, 92

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by Anonymousreply 1August 18, 2023 1:42 AM

Ann Blyth, 95 yesterday

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by Anonymousreply 2August 18, 2023 1:45 AM

Sister Mary Clarence

Sister Bertrille

by Anonymousreply 3August 18, 2023 1:49 AM

Julie Newmar, 90 yesterday

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by Anonymousreply 4August 18, 2023 1:50 AM

Barbara Feldon, 90

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by Anonymousreply 5August 18, 2023 1:52 AM

Dick Van Dyke, 97

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by Anonymousreply 6August 18, 2023 1:57 AM

James Earl Jones, 92

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by Anonymousreply 7August 18, 2023 2:00 AM

Barbara Eden, 91 (92 next week)

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by Anonymousreply 8August 18, 2023 2:03 AM

Rita Moreno, 91

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by Anonymousreply 9August 18, 2023 2:07 AM

Clint Eastwood, 93

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by Anonymousreply 10August 18, 2023 2:11 AM

Bob Barker, 99

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by Anonymousreply 11August 18, 2023 2:14 AM

Joan Collins, 90

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by Anonymousreply 12August 18, 2023 2:19 AM

Michael Caine, 90

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by Anonymousreply 13August 18, 2023 2:22 AM

Marla Gibbs, 92

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by Anonymousreply 14August 18, 2023 2:24 AM

Benita Buttrell

by Anonymousreply 15August 18, 2023 2:27 AM

Yoko Ono, 90

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by Anonymousreply 16August 18, 2023 2:28 AM

Kim Novak, 90

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by Anonymousreply 17August 18, 2023 2:31 AM

Willie Nelson, 90

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by Anonymousreply 18August 18, 2023 2:36 AM

Yoko recently

And when our hearts return to ashes

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by Anonymousreply 19August 18, 2023 2:40 AM

Estelle Parsons, 95

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by Anonymousreply 20August 18, 2023 2:40 AM

George Chakiris, 90

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by Anonymousreply 21August 18, 2023 2:48 AM

Roman Polanski, 90 today

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by Anonymousreply 22August 18, 2023 2:54 AM

Chita Rivera, 90

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by Anonymousreply 23August 18, 2023 3:00 AM

Eva Marie Saint, 99

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by Anonymousreply 24August 18, 2023 3:02 AM

Rosey Grier, 91

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by Anonymousreply 25August 18, 2023 3:07 AM

Anouk Aimée


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by Anonymousreply 26August 18, 2023 4:02 AM

Deirdre Hall, 97

by Anonymousreply 27August 18, 2023 5:37 AM

Dr Ruth, 95

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by Anonymousreply 28August 18, 2023 11:52 AM

John Astin, 93

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by Anonymousreply 29August 18, 2023 11:56 AM

If any of these people ARE DEAD TO ME in the next few years I will blame the Curse Of Datalounge

by Anonymousreply 30August 18, 2023 11:57 AM

Jimmy Carter, 98 Former President of the United States

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by Anonymousreply 31August 18, 2023 12:02 PM

Barbara Bain, 91

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by Anonymousreply 32August 18, 2023 12:05 PM

Mel Brooks, 97

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by Anonymousreply 33August 18, 2023 12:22 PM

Petulant Clark, 90

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by Anonymousreply 34August 18, 2023 12:26 PM

Robert Wagner, 93

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by Anonymousreply 35August 18, 2023 12:28 PM

I saw Mary Poppins in London just before COVID lockdown, and out comes Petula Clark singing "Feed the Birds". I spontaneously burst into ugly tears because I had no idea she was in the cast and both she and the song were big parts of my childhood. I think that may have been the campest moment of my life.

by Anonymousreply 36August 18, 2023 12:33 PM

Handsome astronaut Vance Brand isn’t so famous, but if DL had been around half a century ago, he would’ve been celebrated here.

He’s 92 now.

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by Anonymousreply 37August 18, 2023 12:48 PM

Angie Dickinson, 91

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by Anonymousreply 38August 18, 2023 12:51 PM

Joel Grey, 91

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by Anonymousreply 39August 18, 2023 12:55 PM

Glynis Johns, 99

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by Anonymousreply 40August 18, 2023 12:58 PM

Back to Tippi circa 1964 on the pages of Town and Country posing in front of her Chrysler Imperial convertible parked outside the Hotel Bel-Air

So about 32-33 at the time.

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by Anonymousreply 41August 18, 2023 1:05 PM

Handsome homosexual Earl Holliman, 94

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by Anonymousreply 42August 18, 2023 1:11 PM

Police Woman nonagenarians reunite.

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by Anonymousreply 43August 18, 2023 1:35 PM

But R42 Wikipedia says Earl dated Jane Fonda and Dolores Hart.

Maybe at 94 he just hasn't found the right girl to settle down with yet?

by Anonymousreply 44August 18, 2023 1:58 PM

Leontyne Price, 96

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by Anonymousreply 45August 18, 2023 2:06 PM

Earl Holliman doesn’t discuss sexuality in this clip, but it’s an interesting look at the film industry in the forties and fifties.

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by Anonymousreply 46August 18, 2023 2:40 PM

I didn’t know that Anouk Aimée from r26 was once married to randy Albert Finney.

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by Anonymousreply 47August 18, 2023 2:44 PM

Quincy Jones, 90

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by Anonymousreply 48August 18, 2023 2:48 PM

Bernie Kopell, 90

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by Anonymousreply 49August 18, 2023 2:59 PM

Abbe Lane, immortalized as Beene Gallini on the Brady Bunch, 90.

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by Anonymousreply 50August 18, 2023 3:03 PM

Sir David Attenborough 97yrs

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by Anonymousreply 51August 18, 2023 5:47 PM

Piper Laurie, 91

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by Anonymousreply 52August 18, 2023 6:26 PM

Dancer Bambi Lynn, 97

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by Anonymousreply 53August 19, 2023 7:35 AM

Carol Lawrence, 90

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by Anonymousreply 54August 19, 2023 10:38 AM

Ellen Burstyn, 90.

by Anonymousreply 55August 19, 2023 4:04 PM

Carol Burnett, 90

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by Anonymousreply 56August 21, 2023 11:08 AM

Bob Newhart, 93

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by Anonymousreply 57August 21, 2023 4:53 PM

Marion Ross, 94

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by Anonymousreply 58August 22, 2023 10:23 PM

Julie Andrews is 87. We're so lucky she's still around. When I hear her singing, I think of my mom.

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by Anonymousreply 59August 22, 2023 10:32 PM

Bill Hayes, 98

Best known as Doug Williams on Days of Our Lives. Also: Hit #1 on Billboard chart in 1955 with "The Ballad of Davy Crocket".

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by Anonymousreply 60August 22, 2023 10:43 PM

Don Murray, 94

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by Anonymousreply 61August 22, 2023 10:45 PM

Frances Sternhagen, 93

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by Anonymousreply 62August 22, 2023 10:54 PM

Gene Hackman, 93

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by Anonymousreply 63August 22, 2023 10:57 PM

Shirley MacLaine, almost there. 89.

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by Anonymousreply 64August 22, 2023 11:01 PM

R59 you really improved many people’s day with that video

by Anonymousreply 65August 22, 2023 11:17 PM

Norman Lear, 101

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by Anonymousreply 66August 22, 2023 11:40 PM

Lee Grant, 97

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by Anonymousreply 67August 22, 2023 11:42 PM

Roger Corman, 97

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by Anonymousreply 68August 22, 2023 11:46 PM

Is that Frances Sternhagen at r62? It looks like Gwen Verdon!

by Anonymousreply 69August 22, 2023 11:47 PM

R69 - You might be right. I found that pic labeled as Sternhagen among others of Verdon. It wasn't easy trying to find a photo of her pre-60. I think she was born old.

by Anonymousreply 70August 22, 2023 11:49 PM

She does seem like an old soul.

Here’s a pic from 1962.

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by Anonymousreply 71August 22, 2023 11:51 PM

Don Murray was dreamy.

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by Anonymousreply 72August 22, 2023 11:53 PM

R66, Norman Lear is a centenarian.

by Anonymousreply 73August 22, 2023 11:54 PM

Husband & wife actors William Daniels (96) & Bonnie Bartlett (93).

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by Anonymousreply 74August 22, 2023 11:56 PM

Normal Lear! I mean, he's technically off-topic because he's 101 but he hasn't lost a brain cell. Amazing.

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by Anonymousreply 75August 22, 2023 11:57 PM

Ditto for the slightly more controversial Henry Kissinger, 100, brain intact. I know, I know... But impressive.

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by Anonymousreply 76August 22, 2023 11:59 PM

Gena Rowlands, 93

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by Anonymousreply 77August 23, 2023 12:09 AM

Is this where all the Adrenochrome is going?

by Anonymousreply 78August 23, 2023 12:25 AM

Aren’t the tech bros entering middle age and panicking over their aging and mortality hogging all the Adenochrome?

by Anonymousreply 79August 23, 2023 12:53 AM

Meryl Streep!

by Anonymousreply 80August 24, 2023 2:07 AM

Tom Skerritt. I had no idea he was that old... he turns 90 this Friday.

by Anonymousreply 81August 24, 2023 2:09 AM

The eternally elegant Claire Bloom, 92

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by Anonymousreply 82August 24, 2023 2:13 AM

How old is Gale Gordon? He’s gotta be in his 90s by now.

by Anonymousreply 83August 24, 2023 2:18 AM

Joyce Randolph, Trixie Norton on "The Honeymooners" throughout the 1950s, is 98. She'll be 99 in October. She first played Trixie on the old Dumont Network in 1952, after Jackie Gleason hired her to replace Elaine Stritch, who was fired after playing Trixie once.

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by Anonymousreply 84August 24, 2023 2:56 AM

[quote]How old is Gale Gordon? He’s gotta be in his 90s by now.

Gale Gordon is now 117. However, he died in 1995 at age 89.

by Anonymousreply 85August 24, 2023 3:47 AM

Vera Miles turned 94 yesterday.

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by Anonymousreply 86August 24, 2023 6:04 PM

Happy 90th to Tom Skerritt tomorrow!

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by Anonymousreply 87August 24, 2023 6:08 PM

I was just watching an old 1949 French movie with Micheline Presle and was astounded to see that she's still alive at age 101!

by Anonymousreply 88August 24, 2023 7:48 PM

^. She turned 101 on Tuesday!

It’s apparently a big birthday week for nonagenarians and centenarians.

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by Anonymousreply 89August 24, 2023 9:50 PM

Priscilla ("No, I'm not one of those singing sisters!") Pointer, who turned 99 in May. Most famous for underreacting to Joan Crawford and, secondly, birthing Amy Irving.

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by Anonymousreply 90August 24, 2023 10:19 PM

I'll drink to that, R90

by Anonymousreply 91August 25, 2023 12:15 AM

Great thread, OP!

With a few exceptions, most of these people are known for being not only talented but kind, too. Glad they're still with us.

by Anonymousreply 92August 25, 2023 12:23 AM

Did anyone mention Mamie van Doren, Leslie Caron, or Terry Moore?

by Anonymousreply 93August 25, 2023 12:49 AM

Notwithstanding her 50s getup in MD, Priscilla Pointer was a very elegant and beautiful middle-aged woman.

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by Anonymousreply 94August 25, 2023 1:41 AM

More Priscilla, circa the 80s: so far superior to the surgical nightmares of today, with their frozen boobies and stenciled eyebrows....

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by Anonymousreply 95August 25, 2023 1:47 AM

Like Norman Lear, noted upthread, Rachel Robinson, Jackie’s widow, recently turned 101.

by Anonymousreply 96August 25, 2023 1:54 AM

Phyllis Coates, who played Lois Lane for the first season of the 1950s TV series "The Adventures of Superman," is still alive at 96.

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by Anonymousreply 97August 25, 2023 7:33 AM

Janis Paige, who starred in the original Broadway production of "The Pajama Game," which opened in 1954, and also did TV and movies, is 100 years old.

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by Anonymousreply 98August 25, 2023 7:47 AM

They're all so young!

by Anonymousreply 99August 25, 2023 7:49 AM

Tom Skerritt turns 90 today.

by Anonymousreply 100August 25, 2023 5:23 PM

R100, meet R87

by Anonymousreply 101August 25, 2023 5:26 PM

R101, please introduce R100 and R87 to R81

by Anonymousreply 102August 25, 2023 10:35 PM

Barbara Rush, 96.

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by Anonymousreply 103August 25, 2023 11:30 PM

Paul Sand, 91.

He has quite a filmography, highlighted by Can’t Stop the Music.

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by Anonymousreply 104August 25, 2023 11:34 PM

Lois Smith, 92 and still working.

She didn’t even really come into her own until her senior years.

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by Anonymousreply 105August 25, 2023 11:40 PM

Barbara Barrie, 92.

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by Anonymousreply 106August 25, 2023 11:43 PM

Hal Linden with Barbara Barrie, both 92.

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by Anonymousreply 107August 25, 2023 11:45 PM

Peter Lupus is 91.

by Anonymousreply 108August 25, 2023 11:55 PM

Peter Lupus, obligatory Playgirl nude pic.

Pre-nonagenarian period.

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by Anonymousreply 109August 26, 2023 12:10 AM

50s starlet Debra Paget is 90

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by Anonymousreply 110August 26, 2023 12:17 AM

Peggy Dow from Harvey and Bright Victory is 95

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by Anonymousreply 111August 26, 2023 12:19 AM

I love Paul Sand, I had no idea he was in his 90s. He was on one of the best episodes of MTM show, playing an IRS auditor who fell for Mary. By all accounts, much of the dialogue between Sand and MTM was improvised.

by Anonymousreply 112August 26, 2023 12:22 AM

Paul Sand was born Pablo Sanchez!

His father was Mexican American and his mother a Russian Jew.

I’ve always thought he had a great screen presence, affable and anxious - and vaguely sexy.

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by Anonymousreply 113August 26, 2023 12:32 AM

The beautiful man with a voice to match--Robert Fuller, 90.

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by Anonymousreply 114August 26, 2023 12:40 AM

Peter Marshall, longtime host of "The Hollywood Squares," is 97. His real name is Ralph Pierre LaCock.

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by Anonymousreply 115August 26, 2023 1:59 AM

Me in 60 years

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by Anonymousreply 116August 26, 2023 2:38 AM

French actress Anne Vernon is 99. She played Catherine Deneuve's mother in The Umbrellas of Cherbourg

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by Anonymousreply 117August 26, 2023 2:38 AM

Singer Barbara Dane

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by Anonymousreply 118August 26, 2023 4:17 AM

Director Mark Rydell

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by Anonymousreply 119August 26, 2023 4:20 AM

Laugh-In creator George Schlatter is 93.

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by Anonymousreply 120August 26, 2023 10:59 AM

[quote] Peter Marshall, longtime host of "The Hollywood Squares," is 97. His real name is Ralph Pierre LaCock.

He had to change his name to comply with the truth in advertising rule.

by Anonymousreply 121August 26, 2023 12:36 PM

Carmen Dell'Orefice, world's oldest and highest-paid supermodel, 92.

Who, along with fellow model Beverly Johnson, posed nude last year.

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by Anonymousreply 122August 26, 2023 4:00 PM

Well, we’re down one at R11.

R30, the DL Curse has been unleashed.

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by Anonymousreply 123August 26, 2023 5:03 PM

If I mention Henry Kissinger will he die?

by Anonymousreply 124August 26, 2023 5:35 PM

R123 - That asshole had it coming!

by Anonymousreply 125August 26, 2023 5:39 PM

Don't ever laugh as a DL thread goes by

For you may be the next to die

by Anonymousreply 126August 26, 2023 5:46 PM

Filmmaker Marcel Ophuls

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by Anonymousreply 127August 26, 2023 5:48 PM

Thanks a lot for the curse, DL assholes.

by Anonymousreply 128August 26, 2023 5:49 PM

[quote] If I mention Henry Kissinger will he die?

Create a famous centenarians thread.

by Anonymousreply 129August 26, 2023 5:50 PM

Brigitte Auber, 98.

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by Anonymousreply 130August 26, 2023 7:32 PM

Carroll Baker, 92

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by Anonymousreply 131August 26, 2023 7:38 PM

George Chakiris

Eva Marie Saint

by Anonymousreply 132August 26, 2023 7:41 PM

Ray Anthony is still hopping at 101, waiting for the centenarian thread.

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by Anonymousreply 133August 26, 2023 7:50 PM

[quote]Create a famous centenarians thread.

Don't forget me!

by Anonymousreply 134August 26, 2023 9:09 PM

Betty White and Bob Barker were both well-known animal lovers and supporters of animal protection organizations. Both died shortly before reaching their 100th birthdays.

by Anonymousreply 135August 26, 2023 9:11 PM

I have a long way to go, bitch-troll from hell!

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by Anonymousreply 136August 26, 2023 9:21 PM

I just learned that character actor, William Smithers, who was all over television from the 50s into the 80s and probably best known as "Jeremy Wendell" on Dallas, is now 96.

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by Anonymousreply 137August 26, 2023 9:29 PM

Centenarian thread now open by request.

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by Anonymousreply 138August 26, 2023 9:35 PM

Actor/producer Mark Damon

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by Anonymousreply 139August 26, 2023 10:03 PM

William Russell, British TV veteran (many episodes of Dr. Who, Coronation Street, Harriet's Back in Town, and The Adventures of Sir Lancelot) and Alfie Enoch's dad, is 98.

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by Anonymousreply 140August 26, 2023 10:09 PM

John Towner Williams, 91: still composing and conducting dazzlingly complex and nuanced symphonic music whilst wearing a succession of identical black roll-neck sweaters.

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by Anonymousreply 141August 26, 2023 10:10 PM

Norman Jewison

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by Anonymousreply 142August 26, 2023 10:12 PM

Roger Corman is 97 and still producing schlock.

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by Anonymousreply 143August 26, 2023 10:19 PM

Fernanda Montenegro, 93, is still starring in Brazlilan movies.

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by Anonymousreply 144August 26, 2023 10:22 PM

Doc Severinsen is 96!

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by Anonymousreply 145August 26, 2023 10:43 PM

[quote] Norman Jewison

Canadian. Not a Jew.

by Anonymousreply 146August 26, 2023 11:11 PM

Not a Jew, but Norman Jewison directed the movie version of "Fiddler on the Roof."

by Anonymousreply 147August 26, 2023 11:49 PM

You can be Canadian and Jewish at the same time, r146.

Not Norman Jewison, though.

by Anonymousreply 148August 27, 2023 12:24 AM

And don't forget me, R148.

by Anonymousreply 149August 27, 2023 12:27 AM

What's the difference between a genarian and a nonagenarian?

by Anonymousreply 150August 27, 2023 12:27 AM

Omara Portuondo, featured in the Buena Vista Social Club movie some years back, is 92.

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by Anonymousreply 151August 27, 2023 12:44 AM

June Lockhart - 98

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by Anonymousreply 152August 27, 2023 2:00 AM

Another June ... June Squibb

The advice scene ..lol

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by Anonymousreply 153August 27, 2023 2:08 AM

I know Vera Miles was mentioned earlier. Is there a recent photo on the internet of her? She hasn't acted in anything in over 25 years. I wonder how Miles looks these days.

by Anonymousreply 154August 27, 2023 3:49 AM

Mitzi Gaynor!!!

by Anonymousreply 155August 27, 2023 5:20 AM

Clint Eastwood, 92, one of the most handsome men ever to be in the moving pictures.

by Anonymousreply 156August 27, 2023 6:32 AM

Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter.

by Anonymousreply 157August 27, 2023 6:35 AM

Mitzi Gaynor and her gams are 91.

by Anonymousreply 158August 27, 2023 7:43 AM

Broadway's Helen Gallagher (Maeve Ryan on "Ryan's Hope") is 97.

by Anonymousreply 159August 27, 2023 7:45 AM

R154 Several birthday well wishers have put this photo up saying it's Vera Miles, no date with it, but it's definitely beyond her last film/tv appearance in the 90s. She apparently leads a very private, almost reclusive life in Palm Desert, California.

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by Anonymousreply 160August 27, 2023 12:51 PM


I've previously seen that photo. It is a photo of a woman named "Vera Miles" but I don't believe she is the actress. The woman in the photo lives in England.

I still would love to see a current picture of the actress Vera Miles.

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by Anonymousreply 161August 27, 2023 11:50 PM

R161. Thanks for the clarification. I know people can age in unexpected ways, but I found it hard to believe that woman was a former Hollywood star.

by Anonymousreply 162August 28, 2023 12:15 AM

Dame Virginia McKenna, 92. Now here's a woman who definitely never paid a visit to a plastic surgeon (which is actually kind of refreshing to see).

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by Anonymousreply 163August 28, 2023 12:20 AM

Actress Marisa Pavan

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by Anonymousreply 164August 28, 2023 12:31 AM

Taina Elg from Les Girls

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by Anonymousreply 165August 28, 2023 12:32 AM

Willie Mays

by Anonymousreply 166August 28, 2023 12:47 AM

Herbert Blomstedt, 96 and still working

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by Anonymousreply 167August 28, 2023 12:52 AM

R161 Honestly, I questioned whether or not to put that photo up, because I've never seen anyone give a source or date with it, so I had my doubts. Your detective work is much appreciated.

by Anonymousreply 168August 28, 2023 1:00 AM

Still no mention of me?

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by Anonymousreply 169August 28, 2023 1:09 AM

R169 Wagner's way up at R35.

by Anonymousreply 170August 28, 2023 1:12 AM

Until Wednesday!

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by Anonymousreply 171August 28, 2023 3:19 AM

Petula Clark is 90

by Anonymousreply 172August 28, 2023 3:49 AM

Maria Riva, Marlene Dietrich's daughter

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by Anonymousreply 173August 28, 2023 3:51 AM

James Ivory, 95

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by Anonymousreply 174August 28, 2023 4:48 AM

By the looks of it, Glenn has to be around 97.

by Anonymousreply 175August 28, 2023 5:01 AM

Miss Rosemary Harris is turning 96 next month. She made her motion picture debut in 1954 in Beau Brummell, alongside Elizabeth Taylor.

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by Anonymousreply 176August 28, 2023 3:15 PM

R171, that hot fucker moves to the Centenarian thread in two days!

🎂 Happy birthday, Vic! 🎂

by Anonymousreply 177August 28, 2023 5:51 PM

[quote]Miss Rosemary Harris is turning 96 next month. She made her motion picture debut in 1954 in Beau Brummell, alongside Elizabeth Taylor.

And she appeared on Broadway as recently as 2019 in the Lincoln Center revival of "My Fair Lady," replacing Diana Rigg as Mrs. Higgins. I saw Harris in it and spoke to her briefly at the stage door.

by Anonymousreply 178August 28, 2023 8:35 PM

R178, that's so cool.

by Anonymousreply 179August 28, 2023 9:50 PM

R171. Another nice picture of him here.

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by Anonymousreply 180August 29, 2023 1:44 PM

Vic was cute...Until he opened his mouth. Those teeth looked scary! Didn't they have dentists back then?

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by Anonymousreply 181August 29, 2023 1:52 PM

Actress and model Vikki Dougan

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by Anonymousreply 182August 30, 2023 5:22 AM

Nancy Olson

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by Anonymousreply 183August 31, 2023 3:04 AM

Dabney Coleman

Cindy Adams

Berry Gordy

Don King

Imelda Marcos

Ethel Kennedy

Clive Davis

by Anonymousreply 184August 31, 2023 3:17 AM

Lee Adams and Charles Strouse, who wrote the music for Bye Bye Birdie

Composer John Kander

by Anonymousreply 185August 31, 2023 3:48 AM

Constance Towers turned 90 in May.

by Anonymousreply 186August 31, 2023 3:57 AM

Eileen Fulton is joining the club in September

by Anonymousreply 187August 31, 2023 4:18 AM

His wife’s death is now being reported, but astronaut Jim Lovell is alive at 95. As is fellow astronaut, also 95, Frank Borman.

by Anonymousreply 188September 4, 2023 10:42 PM

And Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin is 93. Maybe going into space boosts longevity.

by Anonymousreply 189September 5, 2023 7:52 AM

Bob Newhart turned 94 today.

by Anonymousreply 190September 5, 2023 6:00 PM

^ And Mitzi Gaynor just turned 92

by Anonymousreply 191September 5, 2023 6:04 PM

We can wait, Bob.

by Anonymousreply 192September 7, 2023 11:47 AM

Barbara Bain turned 92 today.

by Anonymousreply 193September 13, 2023 5:28 PM

David McCallum turned 90 today.

by Anonymousreply 194September 19, 2023 5:18 PM

[quote]Janis Paige, who starred in the original Broadway production of "The Pajama Game," which opened in 1954, and also did TV and movies, is 100 years old.

Former nonagenarian Janis turned 101 on September 16th.

by Anonymousreply 195September 19, 2023 8:46 PM

It's always me!

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by Anonymousreply 196September 20, 2023 10:28 PM

Go away, R59, and come back in 3 years.

by Anonymousreply 197September 20, 2023 10:46 PM

[quote] David McCallum turned 90 today.

R194 has blood on their hands.

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by Anonymousreply 198September 26, 2023 6:27 PM

John Cullum, 93

by Anonymousreply 199September 28, 2023 4:07 AM

Dianne Fein...never mind.

by Anonymousreply 200October 1, 2023 1:25 AM

David McCallum just turned 90. What's that?

by Anonymousreply 201October 1, 2023 1:49 AM

Glynis Johns at R40 now enters the Ccentenarian Club.

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by Anonymousreply 202October 5, 2023 6:22 PM

I remember Glynis from an EC movie Vault of Horror where she chopped up a nagging Terry-Thomas.

Also, I saw her on Broadway singing Send in the Clowns in ALNM

by Anonymousreply 203October 5, 2023 7:42 PM

We've also lost Phyllis Coates at R97 and Piper Laurie at R52.

by Anonymousreply 204October 15, 2023 6:26 AM

Loved Phyllis Coates’ husky-voiced Lois Lane.

by Anonymousreply 205October 15, 2023 1:32 PM

Berry Gordy is 94!

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by Anonymousreply 206January 1, 2024 10:09 PM

I think this is my favorite DL ever.

Carry on

by Anonymousreply 207January 1, 2024 10:12 PM

[quote] Roman Polanski, 90 today

Or, using his favorite means for measurement, that's nearly 6 1/2 14 year old girls.

by Anonymousreply 208January 2, 2024 12:01 PM

Dabney Coleman (listed upthread) turns 92 tomorrow.

Still working.

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by Anonymousreply 209January 2, 2024 12:39 PM

Wink Martindale, 90!

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by Anonymousreply 210January 2, 2024 12:44 PM

R210- He just turned 89 not 90.

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by Anonymousreply 212January 2, 2024 1:01 PM

Cissy Houston, 90.

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by Anonymousreply 213January 2, 2024 1:02 PM

Legendary Gong Show judge and flasher Jaye P. Morgan, 92.

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by Anonymousreply 214January 2, 2024 1:49 PM

Caterina Valente, 92.

She was a permafixture on 1960s and 70s variety shows, playing guitar, dancing, and singing in multiple languages.

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by Anonymousreply 215January 2, 2024 2:18 PM

Willie Mays is also 92.

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by Anonymousreply 216January 2, 2024 2:34 PM

Quincy Jones

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by Anonymousreply 218January 2, 2024 3:15 PM

Nita Talbot, 93.

The YouTuber even throws DL a bone by closing the piece with a clip of Bea Benadaret.

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by Anonymousreply 219January 2, 2024 3:17 PM

June Lockhart, 98.

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by Anonymousreply 220January 2, 2024 4:36 PM

Mark Goddard R220 was SO FUCKING handsome.

Didn't quite make it: he died in October at 87.

by Anonymousreply 221January 2, 2024 7:51 PM

^ I was more of a Guy Williams guy.

Strapping Sicilian daddy, just my ticket. He would be turning 100 this month, but he died decades ago.

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by Anonymousreply 222January 2, 2024 8:17 PM

James Hong,94 - 95 next month.

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by Anonymousreply 223January 4, 2024 8:26 PM

223 - He's an ancient Chinese secret.

by Anonymousreply 224January 5, 2024 11:43 AM

R202, Glynis Johns passed away yesterday.

by Anonymousreply 225January 5, 2024 12:36 PM

Robert Duvall turned 93 today.

by Anonymousreply 226January 5, 2024 3:44 PM

Dumbasses are repeating names multiple times

by Anonymousreply 227January 5, 2024 4:07 PM

Longtime St. John’s basketball coach Lou Carnesecca, who turned 99 today.

by Anonymousreply 228January 5, 2024 9:36 PM

I like that we’re observing nonagenarian birthdays even when the person has already been posted, r227.

Handsome Jon Cypher from Hill Street Blues, Flipper, Dynasty and He-Man should turn 92 a week from tomorrow.

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by Anonymousreply 229January 5, 2024 9:53 PM

^ Hill Street Blues.

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by Anonymousreply 230January 5, 2024 10:00 PM

Jazz vocalist Helen Merrill

by Anonymousreply 231January 5, 2024 10:05 PM

She’s 93!

Her Beatles album is a classic.

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by Anonymousreply 232January 5, 2024 10:13 PM

I love her r232

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by Anonymousreply 233January 5, 2024 10:17 PM


by Anonymousreply 234January 5, 2024 10:22 PM

I, as well.

Her only child died of COVID in the first wave in 2020.

He wrote and performed the original version of I Love Rock and Roll, later a career-saving hit for Joan Jett.

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by Anonymousreply 235January 5, 2024 10:22 PM

Tippi Hedren turned 94 today.

by Anonymousreply 236January 19, 2024 4:51 PM

Tom Baker just turned 90.

He’s the first I think of as Doctor Who.

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by Anonymousreply 237January 21, 2024 1:45 PM

Former AMC host Nick Clooney turned 90 last week.

Father of George and brother to Rosemary.

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by Anonymousreply 238January 21, 2024 1:50 PM

R227 - It's like motherfucking history repeating!

by Anonymousreply 239January 27, 2024 4:33 PM

Yoko Ono is 90. There is no God.

by Anonymousreply 240January 27, 2024 4:34 PM

Robert Wagner turns 94 today.

by Anonymousreply 241February 10, 2024 4:32 PM

Happy Birthday Tina Louise!

90 today!

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by Anonymousreply 242February 11, 2024 2:50 PM

Geriatric Ginger Grant, great grandma!

by Anonymousreply 243February 11, 2024 8:27 PM

Tina Louise had old lady anger issues in her 30s and it only got worse. I've never -- NEVER -- heard a kind word about her, but I sure have heard a lot of stories, including from friends who met her.

by Anonymousreply 244February 12, 2024 10:53 PM

Kim Novak is 91 today.

by Anonymousreply 245February 13, 2024 3:02 PM

^ What, again?

by Anonymousreply 246February 15, 2024 12:36 AM

Claire Bloom turns 93 today.

by Anonymousreply 247February 15, 2024 3:37 PM

At 93 the bloom is certainly off the rose.

by Anonymousreply 248February 16, 2024 1:50 AM

Alan Bates would have turned 90 today, if he were still alive.

by Anonymousreply 249February 17, 2024 2:26 PM

Jimmy Carter, until Oct 1, if he makes it

by Anonymousreply 250February 17, 2024 2:28 PM

Rita Moreno is 92, one year older than Chita Rivera was when Chita died in January.

by Anonymousreply 251February 19, 2024 2:27 AM

Just a few weeks ago, all three of these women were still alive, and all over ninety!

The old man digging the grave in the beginning is Boris Karloff, by the way.

(If you've never watched this, please do--it's really fun. I think it's from The Garry Moore Show circa 1964 or so.)

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by Anonymousreply 252February 19, 2024 2:43 AM

Lee Marvin would have been 100 today.

by Anonymousreply 253February 19, 2024 3:27 PM

Alejandro Jodorowsky, the director who almost made Dune, turned 95 on Saturday.

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by Anonymousreply 254February 19, 2024 7:18 PM

Vera Miles last appeared in Separate Lives, 1995 --

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by Anonymousreply 255February 19, 2024 7:30 PM

Another image

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by Anonymousreply 256February 19, 2024 7:32 PM

[quote] Lee Marvin would have been 100 today.

Big whoop. Copernicus would have been 551 today.

by Anonymousreply 257February 19, 2024 10:04 PM

Lee Marvin and Copernicus and I have the same birthday. Merle Oberon, too, I think.

by Anonymousreply 258February 19, 2024 10:48 PM

Debra Paget, 90.

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by Anonymousreply 259February 19, 2024 10:58 PM

Copernicus… Sizemeat?

by Anonymousreply 260February 19, 2024 11:00 PM

R260 - It was astronomical!

by Anonymousreply 261February 21, 2024 2:47 AM

Rue McClanahan would have been 90 today.

by Anonymousreply 262February 21, 2024 3:23 PM

And she would've looked a hundred. Face by Rand McNally.

by Anonymousreply 263February 23, 2024 9:54 PM

Economist and philosopher Thomas Sowell is 93 and still writing books.

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by Anonymousreply 264February 26, 2024 11:37 PM

Consumer advocate and third-party Presidential candidate Ralph Nader turns 99 today. He is still politically active.

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by Anonymousreply 265February 27, 2024 10:54 AM

He's 90, not 99

by Anonymousreply 266February 27, 2024 12:08 PM

Noam Chomsky!

by Anonymousreply 267February 27, 2024 12:23 PM

Joanne Woodward turns 94 years young today.

by Anonymousreply 268February 27, 2024 2:29 PM

Thanks r266.

My fat fingers thank you.

by Anonymousreply 269February 28, 2024 10:21 AM

[quote]Jimmy Carter, 98 Former President of the United States

He turned 99 last October, after this thread was started, and will be 100 this fall.

I wonder if the media will make a big deal out of it? They should.

I don't think we've ever had a former president cross the century mark.

by Anonymousreply 270February 28, 2024 10:57 AM

Jimmy Thompson (b. December 9, 1923), who sang "Beautiful Girl" in SINGIN' IN THE RAIN, recently turned 100.

I think he and Rita Moreno are the only cast members still living.

When I was a gayling, I would often rewind this scene, because I thought he was so handsome.

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by Anonymousreply 271February 28, 2024 11:18 AM

R111, I just watched Peggy Dow as a double-dealin’ dame in Woman in Hiding staring Ida Lupino. (Currently on Criterion as part of a Gothic Noir series.) She was great! She retired shortly after this film when she landed an oil baron.

When I looked up the cast, I was stunned to see Peggy Dow will be turning 96 in a couple weeks. Then I wondered if she’d been added to this nonagenarian list.

Of course a gay was already on the job!

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by Anonymousreply 272March 3, 2024 1:23 PM

For some reason as a kid watching old movies on TV I really liked Peggy Dow. I think because I was a little kid, I loved the one where she played a reincarnated horse, opposite Dick Powell. I don't remember the name. Then I saw her in Harvey, and a movie about the home front during the Korean war, called I Want You (with some bigger stars, Dorothy McGuire, Dana Andrews, Farley Granger). Years later I looked her up and was surprised her career was so short.

by Anonymousreply 273March 3, 2024 2:20 PM

Joyce Van Patten (will be 90 on March 9)...I was surprised she had been married to Martin Balsam (divorced in 1962) after seeing them play the parents of Mare Winningham in St. Elmo's Fire.

by Anonymousreply 274March 3, 2024 2:24 PM

Barbara Feldon turns 91 today.

by Anonymousreply 275March 12, 2024 3:05 PM

Michael Caine turns 91 today.

by Anonymousreply 276March 14, 2024 4:03 PM

Gloria Steinem turns 90 today.

by Anonymousreply 277March 25, 2024 8:38 PM

John Astin turns 94 today.

by Anonymousreply 278March 30, 2024 4:05 PM

John Astin is alive? Did not know.

Gene Hackman is also 94. HIs wife is only 62.

by Anonymousreply 279March 30, 2024 6:02 PM


by Anonymousreply 280March 30, 2024 6:03 PM

R280 - Oh honey, not Madonna. She's not famous.

by Anonymousreply 281March 30, 2024 6:21 PM

Peter Marshall was 98 today

by Anonymousreply 282March 31, 2024 3:50 AM

R135- and one was a LESBO and the other was rumored to be a HOMO

by Anonymousreply 283March 31, 2024 4:22 AM

Richard Chamberlain and Shirley Jones both turn 90 today.

by Anonymousreply 284March 31, 2024 3:49 PM

Richard is dead dear. We stop counting people's ages once they have died. If not so, then Eva LaGallienne turned 125 last January.

by Anonymousreply 285March 31, 2024 4:54 PM

R285, does Richard know he's dead?

by Anonymousreply 286March 31, 2024 6:01 PM

R286 Eva LaGallienne told him.

by Anonymousreply 287March 31, 2024 7:07 PM

Barbara Rush has died at age 97.

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by Anonymousreply 288April 1, 2024 5:07 AM

Shirley Jones has joined the Famous Nonagenarians Club. She turned 90 on March 31st.

by Anonymousreply 289April 1, 2024 5:17 AM

Richard Chamberlain also turned 90 on March 31st.

by Anonymousreply 290April 1, 2024 7:01 PM

R289 and R290 - see R284. Not to mention the various threads on their turning 90.

by Anonymousreply 291April 1, 2024 8:58 PM

There's a film of older Barbara Rush at some theater, at a showing of The Young Philadelphians . Maybe it's the Castro Theater, maybe not, I forget. I can't look it up right now, but I liked it. She seemed very nice, very helpful and friendly. And somewhat nervous.

by Anonymousreply 292April 2, 2024 3:37 PM

Roger Corman turns 98 today.

by Anonymousreply 293April 5, 2024 5:20 PM

A birthday tribute to Peter Marshall, who turned 98 last week.

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by Anonymousreply 294April 7, 2024 12:31 AM

98 what?

by Anonymousreply 295April 7, 2024 12:41 AM

The 97th birthday tribute, which includes '70s home movies, features, beginning at 57:29, a vigorous-sounding Peter celebrating his birthday.

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by Anonymousreply 296April 7, 2024 1:16 AM

May Britt turned 90 last month.

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by Anonymousreply 297April 8, 2024 5:31 PM

Jane Goodall turned 90 on April 3.

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by Anonymousreply 298April 8, 2024 5:35 PM

Sam Donaldson is 90, but his wig is only ten.

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by Anonymousreply 299April 8, 2024 5:41 PM

Taiwanese actress Tsai Chin turned 90 this year.

She was a Bond girl in You Only Live Twice. They brought her back for Daniel Craig’s poker game in Casino Royale.

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by Anonymousreply 300April 8, 2024 6:11 PM

^ Casino Royale.

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by Anonymousreply 301April 8, 2024 6:13 PM

Shirley Jones with her sons on her 90th birthday. She no longer looks like Shirley Jones, but I can't decide who it is she looks like.

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by Anonymousreply 302April 8, 2024 6:57 PM

^ She looks like an Irish Molly Picon.

by Anonymousreply 303April 8, 2024 7:05 PM

It’s either the filter, or Shawn Cassidy is looking extra refreshed at r102.

by Anonymousreply 304April 8, 2024 7:14 PM

I meant r302!

by Anonymousreply 305April 8, 2024 7:15 PM

I think the Cassidy brother on the right - the lone one not to go into the business - looks the best.

by Anonymousreply 306April 8, 2024 7:48 PM

R306: You don't remember Ryan's five-episode stint as "Kevin" on The Facts of Life?!?! (I kid) He became friends with the girls when his father dated Mrs. Garrett, and later moved into the attic above Edna's Edibles (for an episode). Sorta had a brief flirtation with Jo (they shared a kiss).

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by Anonymousreply 307April 8, 2024 8:21 PM

[quote]I think the Cassidy brother on the right - the lone one not to go into the business - looks the best.

At 58, he's also the youngest.

by Anonymousreply 308April 8, 2024 8:31 PM

Alexander Butterfield, of Watergate fame, turned 98 on Saturday.

by Anonymousreply 309April 9, 2024 12:27 AM

Joel Grey turned 92 today.

by Anonymousreply 310April 11, 2024 4:20 PM

Ethel Kennedy turned 96 today.

by Anonymousreply 311April 11, 2024 4:29 PM

[quote]John Astin is alive? Did not know.

He turned 94 last month and is the last, major cast member still living:

- Blossom Rock aka "Grandmama" (d. 1978)

- Ted Cassidy aka "Lurch" (d. 1979)

- Carolyn Jones aka "Morticia" (d. 1983)

- Jackie Coogan aka "Fester" (d. 1984)

- Ken Weatherwax aka "Pugsley" (d. 2014)

- Lisa Loring aka "Wednesday" (d. 2023)

He has even outlived 1991/1993 film "Gomez," Raul Julia, who died in 1994, which is 30 years ago now. Jeez.

by Anonymousreply 312April 11, 2024 4:47 PM

Haven't seen Dame Joan Plowright mentioned here. Olivier's widow will be 95 this year. Her three pals, Dames in waiting if you will, all join the club later this year- Maggie Smith, Judi Dench, and Eileen Atkins were all born in 1934.

by Anonymousreply 313April 18, 2024 6:50 PM

Darryl Hickman, 92.

by Anonymousreply 314April 18, 2024 7:02 PM

Shirley Jones now looks like Helen Lawson attempting to retrieve her wig.

by Anonymousreply 315April 18, 2024 8:14 PM

Legendary NBA coach & analyst extraordinaire, Hubie Brown, who is still working! (he's calling the Suns/Timberwolves playoff game on ESPN as I type this).

I'd rather listen to 90-year old Hubie call a game than any of those other clowns on ESPN & TNT. (Reggie Miller, Richard Jefferson, etc.) Love the parody account Hubie Talks Hoops -- because it's an affectionate/loving parody.

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by Anonymousreply 316April 20, 2024 8:11 PM
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by Anonymousreply 317April 20, 2024 9:37 PM

Gene Hackman is 94. I keep forgetting that he's still alive.

by Anonymousreply 318April 21, 2024 2:54 AM

Diana Ross!

by Anonymousreply 319April 21, 2024 4:51 AM

Diane Ross is 80,

by Anonymousreply 320April 21, 2024 5:12 AM


by Anonymousreply 321April 21, 2024 10:19 AM

Happy 90th today to Shirley MacLaine!

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by Anonymousreply 322April 24, 2024 11:56 AM

Ouiser you know I love you more than my luggage.

by Anonymousreply 323April 24, 2024 2:48 PM

Can't think of a mainstream play that screams "I was written by a gay man" more than Steel Magnolias.

by Anonymousreply 324April 25, 2024 1:46 AM

Frankie Valli is 90 today.

by Anonymousreply 325May 3, 2024 11:10 PM

David Attenborough turns 98 today.

by Anonymousreply 326May 8, 2024 3:45 PM

Carroll Baker is 93 today.

by Anonymousreply 327May 28, 2024 2:56 PM

Clint Eastwood turns 94 today.

by Anonymousreply 328May 31, 2024 4:51 PM

Pat Boone is 90.

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by Anonymousreply 329June 5, 2024 3:13 AM

Bill Moyers turns 90 in a couple hours.

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