The Celebrity Boomer Baby-Daddy Club

Life is short! As boomers, we know that time flies making it difficult to squeeze in everything on our to-do list,  like back-packing through Thailand, jumping out of an airplane or even having a kid. That last one sounds a bit strange, but many boomer celebrities are waiting until much later in life to have children. Here, we list celebrity baby daddies. Jeff Goldblum just had his first son at the age of 62! Now take a look through to see who else has joined the club and how old they were when they heard the good news!

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Celeb: Stevie Wonder

Age when they conceived: 63 + 64

Year: 2013 + 2014

Baby-Mama: Tomeeka Robyn Bracy

Baby Name:  Wonder is expecting triplets next year that are not yet named. He and Bracy had a child last year and have yet to release the name.

Baby’s Advantage: Wonder has eight children between the ages of 1 and 39, these triplets will have lots of sibling protection.

 

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Celeb: Simon Cowell

Age when they conceived 54

Year: 2014

Baby-Mama: Lauren Silverman

Thoughts on Parenting: Cowell told Hello! magazine,  “I’m going to be honest – I’m not exactly a hands on dad. I want to fast forward a few years so I can take him go-karting and then introduce him to women. There are a few years to go yet.”

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*Note in lieu of a photo with Martin’s actual baby (does not exist) we used a screen capture from Father of the Bride II

Baby’s Advantage: harsh criticism (maybe advantage isn’t the right word?)

Celeb: Steve Martin

Age: 68

Year: 2013

Baby-Mama: Anne Stringfield

Baby Name: Martin has not revealed the name but joked to David Letterman that they named her “Conquistador.”

Thoughts on Parenting: Martin has been very private about fatherhood but said, “It’s going great because I have a wonderful wife and mother,”

Baby’s Advantage: Endless dad jokes.

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Celeb: Alec Baldwin

Age: 55

Year: 2013

Baby-Mama: Hilaria Baldwin

Baby Name: Carmen Gabriella Baldwin

Thoughts on Parenting: “It’s a second chance for me, in a way,” “I knew I was going to love her a lot, but it’s incredible how deeply.”

Baby’s advantage: best pout.

 Busey

Celeb: Gary Busey

Age: 65

Baby-Mama: Stephanie Sampson

Year: 2010

Baby Name: Luke

Thoughts on parenting: “I’m in charted water now. I’ve been through this trail. I don’t get like, oh, God, he’s crying again. I knew that came with the dinner and it was part of the drill.”

Baby’s advantages: Only Busey will be able to understand the babies “goo goo ga gas”

 

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Celeb: Elton John

Age: 63 + 66

Baby-Daddy: Canadian David Furnish

Year: 2010 and 2013

Baby Names: Zachary and Elijah

Thoughts on parenting: “The worst thing you can do to a child, and I’ve seen it happen so many times, is the silver spoon. Being the child of a famous person is very difficult, and we’re very well aware of the pitfalls of that.”

Baby’s advantages: Best lullabies.

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Celeb: Rod Stewart

Age: 66

Baby-Mama: Penny Lancaster

Year: 2011

Baby Name: Aiden

Thoughts on parenting: ‘You have to, the old cliché – do as I do and not as I say, or something…! They’re pretty good, they know their dad was no angel, they will be comparatively drug free I would say.”

Baby’s advantage: Good hair.

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Celeb: David Letterman

Age: 56

Baby-Mama: Regina Lasko

Year: 2003

Baby Name:  Harry Joseph

Thoughts on parenting: “As difficult as being a father is, it’s entirely complementary with everything else in your life.”

Baby’s advantage: A clown for every birthday party.

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Celeb: Larry King

Age: 66 + 67

Baby-Mama: Shawn Southwick

Year: 1999 and 2000

Baby Names: Chance and Cannon

Thoughts on parenting: After being kicked out of his son’s game for mouthing off to the umpire, Larry defended himself on Conan O’Brien, saying of future games: “I will root for him, I will be vociferous, I will be loud, I will be emotional”

Baby’s advantage: Suspenders for life.

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Celeb: Woody Allen

Age: 64 + 65

Baby-Mama: Soon-Yi

Year: 1999 and 2000

Baby Name: Manzie Tio and Bechet Dumaine Allen

Thoughts on parenting: “We’ve raised them, not in any particular religion, but as what we call secular humanists – meaning we’ve taught them to be honest and kind, and to have respect for human dignity and the rights of other people.”

Baby’s advantage: Free meals in NYC’s best restaurants.

 

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Celeb: Paul McCartney

Age: 62

Baby-Mama: Heather Mills

Year: 2003

Baby Name: Beatrice

Thoughts on parenting: “It’s tough to be a punk rock hero and to be a good authority figure for your kids.”

Baby’s advantage: A hefty inheritance.

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Celeb: David Bowie

Age: 54

Baby-Mama: Iman

Year: 2000

Baby Name: Alexandria Zahra Jones

Thoughts on parenting: “It’s been a long and patient wait for our baby, but both Iman and I wanted the circumstances to be absolutely right, and didn’t want to find ourselves working flat out during the first couple of years of the baby’s life. This is a wonderful time in both our lives.”

Baby’s advantage: Good skin.

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Celeb: Michael Douglas

Age: 57 + 59

Baby-Mama: Catherine Zeta Jones

Year: 2010 and 2012

Baby Names: Dylan Michael and Carys

Thoughts on parenting: “I think it’s easier for me to be a good father [now]…I’m not so concerned about my career…You’ve got these few years of unequivocal love when Mom and Dad can do no wrong. So we’re a tight family unit.”

Baby’s advantage: A strong acting gene.