These Golden Age Stars Are Still Rocking It In Retirement

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Bobby Sherman | Age 79

Bobby Sherman’s meteoric rise as a singer in the late ’60s and the early ’70s made him a teen idol. He took a major leap in his career with the 1969 number “Little Woman.” He was a regular fixture in “Here Comes the Bride,” a comedy series on ABC between 1968 and 1970.

Unfortunately, he quit his showbiz career in the ’70s and received training as an EMT. In 1992, he was appointed as a police officer and the LAPD’s chief medical training officer. Since 2011, Sherman and his wife, Brigitte Poublon, have been involved in philanthropic activities through the Brigitte and Bobby Sherman Children’s Foundation.

Shaun Cassidy | Age 64

Anyone who has seen “The Hardy Boys Mysteries” will probably be familiar with teen idol Shaun Cassidy. He and his brother David Cassidy were considered the heartthrobs during the ’70s, and as it turned out, these apples didn’t fall far from the tree! Their parents are Academy winner Shirley Jones and Broadway star Jack Cassidy.

While Shaun started his career through singing, he eventually left the music industry to focus on acting, mostly in theater. And while we rarely see him performing, he has become busy producing and helming the show “New Amsterdam.” In an “Oprah” interview, he described producing as his childhood dream.

Goldie Hawn | Age 77

Goldie Hawn established her career in show business with several films, including the 1969 screwball comedy, “Cactus Flower,” for which she won the Golden Globe and the Oscar for Best Supporting Actress. She was also seen as Mrs. Claus in the 2020 film, “The Christmas Chronicles 2.” Thanks to a successful career, the actress has garnered a worth of approximately $90 million.

She founded MindUp, a charity organization, in 2003. It works closely with children to develop their mental health and develop knowledge. Hawn is the proud mother of three kids, namely Kate, Oliver, and Wyatt, who are all settled in their respective careers.

Jennifer Grey | Age 63

Jennifer Grey started her acting journey with the 1984 romantic drama, “Reckless.” She went on to star in films such as “The Cotton Club” and “Dirty Dancing,” earning a Golden Globe nomination for the latter. Aside from appearing regularly in television movies, television series, and commercials, she has judged various dance competitions on TV.

Despite all the struggles she has been through in her life, Grey has always ensured she doesn’t stop working. She has also never shied away from discussing topics that are considered taboos. After taking a break from her acting career, she has lent her voice to children’s shows.

Kristy McNichol | Age 60

Though Kristy McNichol doesn’t have an active acting career anymore, she will be always appreciated for her portrayal of Angel in the 1980 teen drama, “Little Darlings,” and Letitia Lawrence in “Family,” the ABC drama series, for which she received two Emmys.

After her retirement in 2021, the former actress taught acting at a Los Angeles private school and also engaged herself in various philanthropic activities. She has raised her voice against bullying of children and has lent her support to them. McNichol also joined hands with her brother Jimmy and presented “Planet View,” a documentary. Her worth as of 2022 stands at an estimated $4 million.

Caroline Munro | Age 74

Caroline Munro has played roles in a range of action, horror, and sci-fi films in the ’70s and ’80s. She kick started her career as a model in 1966 and landed her a modeling assignment with Vogue magazine when she was 17. A photo ad led her to a screen test and there she was, as the daughter of Richard Widmark in “A Talent for Loving,” the comedy western.

She went on to be cast as Naomi, the personal pilot of Karl Stromberg in the James Bond flick, “The Spy Who Loved Me.” She still looks fabulous in the twilight of her career.

Catherine Bell | Age 54

Catherine Bell gained widespread fame with her portrayal of Sarah MacKenzie in “JAG,” the legal drama aired on NBC and CBS from 1997 to 2005. A couple of years later, she was cast as Denise Sherwood in “Army Wives,” the drama series, and then as Cassandra Nightingale in “The Good Witch” on Hallmark from 2008 to 2021.

Though she is still active in the acting circuit, Bell is committed to looking after her kids. She has revealed that she loves being a mother. Also, she is known to practice Scientology as she claims it has changed the way she looks at her life and her career.

Kathie Lee Gifford | Age 69

Kathie Lee Gifford co-hosted “Live! With Regis and Kathie Lee,” the morning talk show between 1985 and 2000. She was also a part of the “Today” show on NBC from 2008 to 2019. She laid her claim on the first Emmy of her career when she won it as a member of the Today team in 2010.

Gifford left her career as a media personality in 2021 to pursue a career as a director, producer, and actress. In 2021, she received a star on the esteemed Hollywood Walk of Fame. She has published books on cooking and the Christian faith over the years.

Jasper Carrott | Age 78

His real name is Robert Norman Davis, but everybody knows him as Jasper Carrott. Making audiences laugh in the United Kingdom since 1969, he’s an experienced but still-active comedian, actor, and TV host. While he never announced his retirement, Carrott has been mostly away from showbiz since he canceled one of his stand-up tours in 2017.

He did some brief TV appearances after that, though, making it to shows such as “Birmingham Now,” “Paul Merton’s Comic Heroes,” and “Midlands Today.” Involved in the British entertainment industry since the days of “The Beatles,” Carrott starred in the ’90s cop series “The Detectives.”

Frank Skinner | Age 66

The English comedian Frank Skinner has been making audiences laugh since the late ’80s on radio and television. Known for his observational but family-friendly style of comedy, he worked in popular TV shows such as “Fantasy Football League,” “The Frank Skinner Show,” and “Room 101.” On radio, his best-known project is perhaps the Absolute Radio broadcast/podcast “The Frank Skinner Show.”

Because good comedy always stays in fashion, Skinner continues to be as busy as ever in the United Kingdom. Recent TV appearances of this West Bromwich native include shows such as “Hypothetical,” “Blankety Blank,” “The One Show,” and the TV special “The Royal Variety Performance 2022.”

Hugh Dennis | Age 61

Beloved English comedian Hugh Dennis worked in the show “Mock the Week” between 2005 and 2022 and found a place in the viewers’ hearts due to his dry, sarcastic humor and spot-on celebrity impressions. His voice is one of his best traits as a performer, but his hilarious posture (it sometimes looks like he doesn’t know he’s on TV) is also one-of-a-kind.

In addition to being a comedy whiz, this still-active showbiz pro is a great actor. His career is going better than ever, mainly since he landed the part of ‘Dr. Hardy’ in the James Bond flick “No Time to Die.”

Tori Spelling | Age 50

Tori Spelling spells good news for many women in the entertainment industry because she’s proof that one can have it all and still look stunning while at it. Looking at her, one would be hard-pressed to tell that she’s been acting since the early ’90s when she landed a major role on “Beverly Hills, 90210.”

Other credits to her name include “A Friend to Die For,” “The House of Yes,” and the 2016 “Izzie’s Way Home.” Acting aside, Spelling is also the author of the New York Times Best Selling autobiography “Stori Telling,” named the best celebrity autobiography of 2009. She also appeared on “The Masked Singer Australia” in 2022.

Max Baer Jr. | Age 85

Short for Max Baer, Maximilian Adalbert Baer Jr. is most famous for his role on The Beverly Hillbillies. The dumb portrayal of Jem Clampett got him type-casted for years to come. After a three years break from the show, he finally got to star in Macon County Line in 1974.

As of today, Max Baer, Jr is successfully venturing into business and building his empire. The typecast role in the Beverly Hillbillies resulted in him purchasing the franchise. This was the beginning of the installation of casino games and slot machines, making him a fortune.

Marla Gibbs | Age 92

Considering the average female life expectancy, you’d think that someone born in 1931 is long gone by now. Well, Marla Gibbs isn’t one to give up that easily—neither in life nor her work. Now aged 89, The Jeffersons star is very much active in her career, having appeared in One Day at a Time, The Last O.G., and She Ball in 2020 alone.

Furthermore, we can hope to see her in the upcoming productions: Alone Together, Orpheus Star, and HeadShop. Following her divorce from her high school sweetheart in 1973, Gibbs never remarried. We’re sure she could’ve if she wanted to because look at her at almost 90!

Johnny Mathis | Age 87

Johnny Mathis is an American singer-songwriter known for his standard music singles. Active since 1956, the 85-year-old performer is one of the best in the game: he counts with several platinum records, has numerous chart-topping songs, and was even inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame!

Influenced by the likes of Bing Crosby and Nat King Cole, Mathis has a huge discography with over 60 original albums. Still active today, the legendary singer from Gilmer, Texas, has recently made it to “Let There Be Love,” a new record by Freda Payne, appearing as a featured guest artist.

Loni Anderson | Age 77

Loni Anderson started her career in the 60s from Nevada Smith alongside Steve McQueen. She played the role of the cheerful receptionist in sitcom WKRP in the 70s and 80s. Eventually, she received a number of nominations in Emmys and Golden Globes for this role.

These days Anderson is active with her charitable work to fight against lung disease. Her most recent performance was in Amazon Prime Series, Love You More. Her approach to life is to feel younger from the inside without stereotyping being a Grandma. Currently, she enjoys retired time with her grandkids and husband.

Richard Simmons | Age 74

He may no longer want to be under the spotlight, but Richard Simmons is far from being forgotten. He’s 72 years old now, living a quiet and private life in Beverly Hills. His flamboyant style and wit made him hard to miss, especially since he opened the Slimmons studio in L.A.

Simmons has helped thousands of people lose weight and start a healthier lifestyle, much like he had done for himself. Even amidst the 2020 pandemic, he took it upon himself to upload some of his workouts on YouTube for everyone to use. To the day, he’s worth around $20 million.

Linda Gray | Age 82

She’s been involved with acting since the ‘60s, so we can imagine that it would not be easy for her to kick the habit! One of the biggest characters she ever got to portray was Sue Ellen’s one on the original Dallas series.

Little did she know that she’d be called to portray her again in 2012, with the show’s remake. In fairness, Gray isn’t acting as much as she used to, but she never stays away for too long. The last time she was on TV was in 2020 with an episode of Stars in the Home.

Paul Hogan | Age 83

Paul Hogan is an actor from Australia who became a household name in the Hollywood scene after he starred in the film called Crocodile Dundee. His performance won him the prestigious Best Actor award at the Golden Globe Awards. He also got a nomination for his work on the movie’s screenplay.

Linda Kozlowski was his co-star in the film who later became his wife, but they parted ways in 2014. Hogan isn’t as busy as he used to be, but he isn’t going into full retirement just yet. In 2020, he made a comeback and starred in a new film titled The Very Excellent Mr. Dundee.

Priscilla Presley | Age 78

Another notable figure of the ‘60s is Priscilla Presley. Marrying the King of Rock and Roll Elvis Presley in 1967, she became the envy of young women everywhere. Their union was blessed with a daughter, Lisa Marie, soon after but still ended in a divorce years later.

Although they parted ways, Presley ensured that her husband’s memory and estate would thrive for years to come upon his death in the ‘70s. After being in several serious relationships since Elvis, she was rumored to be dating It’s Not Unusual singer Tom Jones in 2017.

Terry Kilburn | Age 96

Beginning his career at the age of 10, Kilburn, got child roles in classic films like A Christmas Carol and Goodbye. To make it big in Hollywood, he moved to the U.S. from his birthplace London. The dreamy doe-eyed star also starred in A Yank at Eton, Black Beauty, and National Velvet.

He went on to direct Oakland University’s Meadow Brook Theatre from 1970–1994 with his artistic flair. His last film role was in Lolita, portraying a small part in the movie. Currently, he peacefully lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Barbara Mandrell | Age 74

Barbara Mandrell was a thriving country star in the ’70s and ’80s. Songs like Sleeping Single in a Double Bed and I Was Country When Country Wasn’t Cool brought her a tremendous amount of fame. Mandrell had to slow down in her career during the ’80s because of a car crash.

She eventually retired by 1997, and it looks like she has been treasuring all the privacy and free time she has been getting. Mandrell might not be releasing a new album anymore, but she released a compilation album in 2020 titled After All These Years: The Collection.

Dick Van Dyke | Age 97

Dick Van Dyke is a multifaceted artist with a list of movies and albums to prove his talents. He first got his recognition with radio and Broadway performances. The veteran actor has starred in Marry Poppins and Curious George. Besides, he has been a huge part of the Night in the Museum series.

Even at the age of 94, Dyke is in the pink of health considering his clean diet and active lifestyle. Dyke was last seen in Chita Rivera: The Dancer’ Life in 2006. He also released his albums Step in Time, and We’re Going Caroling in 2017.

Suzanne Rogers | Age 79

If you’re a “Days of Our Lives” fan, you will surely recognize the American actress Suzanne Rogers for her role as ‘Maggie Kiriakis.’ In 2021, she made her 3,450th appearance in the soap. Remarkably, she’s been a part of “Days of Our Lives” since 1973, the same year she made her acting debut in an episode of “Love, American Style.” Before that, she worked briefly as a Radio City Music Hall dancer.

“Days of Our Lives” has kept Rogers so busy that she’s made it to only a few other acting roles, featuring most prominently in the TV movie “Never Say Never: The Deidre Hall Story.”

Barbara Eden | Age 91

Since starring in I Dream of Jeannie back in the ‘60s, Barbara Eden has become more than a household name; she’s a real-life Hollywood diva. That’s a trait which she maintains to the day, as she’s 89 years old and looking two decades younger, to say the least!

Barbara was born in August 1931. According to Closer Weekly, she’s never once stopped having a good workout routine in her daily life, and that’s partly the reason why she’s preserved herself so well. In 2020 she even made it on an episode of Let’s Make a Deal.

Carroll Baker | Age 92

Fifties actress Carroll Baker became a nonagenarian in May 2021, but not many film enthusiasts know who she is. That’s because she has long turned her back on the industry, officially announcing her retirement in 2003. While she had appeared in a couple of shows and movies, her portrayal of Baby Doll Meighan in the 1956 film Baby Doll put her on the map.

Although she last appeared in the 2003 show The Lyon’s Den, her creativity juice went into writing. Baker released her fourth title, Who Killed Big Al? in 2019. The others are A Roman Tale, To Africa with Love, and Baby Doll: An Autobiography.

Steven Seagal | Age 71

The first film in which Steven Seagal ever played was Above the Law in 1988. His background in martial arts made him the perfect person to portray Nico Toscani. Today, he’s 69 years old and is preparing for the very anticipated sequel, which is at its pre-production stage, according to IMDb.

Regardless, Seagal’s life has changed a lot since his debut, including the fact that he’s made a $16-million fortune for himself. He’s been married four times, currently to Erdenetuya Batsukh, since 2009. He’s also never stopped acting either. His latest project was a film called Beyond the Law in 2019.

June Lockhart | Age 98

June Lockhart started her career with Broadway in with Ah, Wilderness. She had an eye for performing, considering her father, Gene Lockhart, was a Canadian actor. Lockhart earned a Tony Award for her impactful performance in For Love or Money. Besides movies, she is known for her motherly role in the television in CBS series, Lassie. 

She starred in Lost in Space and also made public appearances in the spacesuit fascinating many. There haven’t been many movie appearances lately, but she has guest-starred in shows like Cold Case and Grey’s Anatomy.

Peter Weller | Age 76

Featured in the 2021 documentary “RoboDoc: The Creation of RoboCop,” the American actor Peter Weller is still active in show business. Working as a film/stage performer since the early ’70s, Weller is best known for his portrayal of the lead character in the ’80s cult films “RoboCop” and “RoboCop 2.” He also appeared in “Star Trek Into Darkness” and collaborated with directors as renowned as Woody Allen, David Cronenberg, and Oliver Stone.

Even though he worked in over 80 acting productions, Weller still found the time to complete a Masters of Arts degree in 2004. According to his Wikipedia page, he sometimes teaches ancient history classes at Syracuse University.

Nancy Allen | Age 73

The American actress Nancy Allen is known for her work in “RoboCop” and for appearing in many of Brian De Palma’s movies, such as the raunchy thriller “Dressed to Kill.” She also appeared in the comedy “1941,” an often-forgotten early Steven Spielberg flick. “Strange Invaders,” “The Gladiator,” and “Poltergeist III” are just some of her other famous works.

In 2008, Allen decided to retire from acting. She made a brief comeback in 2012 but was never listed to appear in a meaningful on-screen role. Following her first retirement, she went on to become a cancer activist. In 2021, she was featured in the TV series “The Movies That Made Us.”

Deidre Hall | Age 75

Do you still remember what you were doing 40 years ago? If your name’s Deidre Hall, the answer’s pretty simple! An American actress from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Hall is best known for her portrayal of ‘Dr. Marlena Evans’ in “Days of Our Lives,” a role that’s kept her busy for over four decades. In 2021, she celebrated her 4,930th appearance in the show, which has earned her three Daytime Emmy nominations.

Soap opera stars are accustomed to working the same role for years, but Hall’s longevity is still remarkable. Outside of “Days of Our Lives,” she appeared in “Electra Woman and Dyna Girl,” “Dating in the Middle Ages,” and “Emergency!”

Maria Shriver | Age 67

Maria Shriver is an American journalist and author who’s worn many hats. Being a member of the prominent Kennedy family, she’s been active in politics since the late ’90s. In fact, in 1972, she worked with her father, Sargent Shriver, on his vice presidential race.

Even long before she became First Lady of California alongside her then-husband Arnold Schwarzenegger, she’d established herself as an advocate for people with intellectual disabilities. The journalist has undoubtedly lived a fulfilling life, but she’s not ready to drop the baton yet. In 2022, Shriver continued her decades-long role as a host on “Today” and held the NBC News Special Anchor title.

Bern Nadette Stanis | Age 69

In 2021, Bern Nadette Stanis played Rose Lane in the short film “Dreams from the Edge.” She also appeared as a guest on the podcast series “Touré Show.” It’s incredible that over four decades after she joined the entertainment industry, Stanis is still a thriving force.

Her journey began with the CBS sitcom “Good Times,” where she played the role of Thelma Ann Evans. And although that role is often regarded as her magnum opus, Stanis has also appeared in television shows like “The Love Boat” and “Girlfriends.” She’s also an accomplished author of several self-help books.

Barbara Feldon | Age 90

The beautiful Barbara Feldon worked as a model before making her debut in television. With an acting career spanning over five decades, she’s starred in shows like “Twelve O’Clock High,” “Flipper” and “The Man from U.N.C.L.E.” However, Feldon is best known as Agent 99 in the comedy series “Get Smart” and is still considered an icon for her role in that series.

Long after semi-retiring from acting, she would continue to make television and radio appearances. In 2020, Feldon was a special guest on the podcast documentary “Gilbert Gottfried’s Amazing Colossal Podcast.”

Patrick Duffy | Age 74

If you’ve had a chance to see the CBS primetime soap opera “Dallas,” you’re probably very familiar with Patrick Duffy. After all, he did play Bobby Ewing on that show. Duffy also played Gene in the American dramedy series “On the Verge’ which aired in 2021.

It’s easy to forget that Duffy has been on television since the early ’70s when he first appeared in that Taco Bell commercial. But he’s indeed come a long way since then. And his most notable appearances have been in productions like “Step by Step,” “The Bold and the Beautiful,” and “Welcome to Sweden.”

Angie Dickinson | Age 91

The films “China Gate,” “Ocean’s 11,” “Jessica,” and “The Art of Love” all have one thing in common—Angie Dickinson. But before she made her film debut, she was a well-known name in television, starring in “Death Valley Days,” “The People’s Choice,” and several other productions.

After landing a breakthrough role in the 1956 Western, “Gun the Man Down,” Dickinson became a highly sought-after actress. Her fame served her well, and by 2009, she had over 140 titles in her portfolio. But retiring is clearly out of the picture for Dickinson, who made an appearance in the 2021 documentary “King of Cool.”

Faye Dunaway | Age 82

Faye Dunaway has received many accolades for her acting prowess, including an Academy Award, A BAFTA Award, and three Golden Globe Awards. But after acting for more than five decades, she has grown comfortable being on set. So we weren’t at all surprised to see her in the 2021 movies “The American Connection” and “The Man Who Drew God.”

Not many fans know that Dunaway made her start on Broadway, starring in Arthur Miller’s “After the Fall” and the award-winning “Hogan’s Goat.” But after her film debut in 1967’s “The Happening,” the world watched as her career evolved with more complex characters.

Joely Fisher | Age 55

Joely Fisher was elected as secretary-treasurer of SAG-AFTRA in September 2021. That’s one more feather in the cap of the award-winning actress and singer. She made her movie debut in the 1987 comedy film “Pretty Smart,” which opened up a world of opportunities for her.

Still, it wasn’t until 1994 that she landed her breakthrough role in the ABC sitcom “Ellen.” That same year, she made her first appearance on Broadway in “Grease.” So we have her fantastic alto voice to thank for her Broadway debut and her remarkable discography. Fisher is still as active as ever. And in 2021, she starred in “Girl in the Basement” and “The Disappearance of Mrs. Wu.”

Nina Hartley | Age 64

Nina Hartley is a vocal feminist and renowned advocate for female pleasure. And her dedication shines through her published work titled “Nina Hartley’s Guide to Total S**,” which is the first of many others. She’s also the subject of many academic journals and documentaries that address the rise of the feminist movement for openness to sensuality.

With a legacy spanning several decades, not many remember that Hartley graduated magna cum laude at San Francisco State University. She’s also a board member of the Woodhull Freedom Foundation. As of 2021, Hartley remains active in the adult film industry.

Morgan Fairchild | Age 73

Morgan Fairchild is a familiar face in primetime television shows which aired in the ’70s. They include “Kojak,” “Police Woman,” “The Bob Newhart Show,” and “CBS Radio Mystery Theater.” Fairchild was also the first actress to play Jenna Wade in the 1978 soap opera “Dallas” before leaving to play the lead role in “Flamingo Road.”

As of 2021, she has over 150 titles in her portfolio and remains one of Hollywood’s most beautiful faces. Surely, no one who saw her in the 2021 TV special “The Stonewall Inn Safe Spaces Concert” can doubt this fact.


Ready for a blast from the past? Jerry Mathers is a veteran Hollywood actor, but his biggest claim to fame is still playing the role of ‘Theodore “Beaver” Cleaver’ in “Leave It to Beaver.” Mathers achieved stardom as a child and managed to get cast to over 40 productions since.

Mathers’s career has been on and off in the last ten years, but he’s still active and doing what he loves the most. In 2021, he appeared in the TV series “Idol Chat.” Years before, he made it to “Angels with Angles,” “Dad Dudes,” “Better Luck Tomorrow,” and, of course, the 1983 spin-off “Still the Beaver.”

Stefanie Powers | Age 80

Stefanie Powers etched her place in Hollywood when she featured in the ’70s/’80s series Hart to Hart. She then teamed up with Robert Wagner to co-star in eight TV movies based on the mystery show. For 2021, she’s slated to feature in the upcoming TV show On the Verge.

Powers has gotten to the age 78 and is in great shape for her age.

Brigitte Bardot | Age 88

Brigitte Bardot was passionate about ballet when she was younger but later shifted her focus to acting. Her breakthrough in the industry came in the ’50s when she appeared in And God Created Woman. She then caught more people’s attention through her performance in Viva Maria!.

Bardot entered an early retirement in the ’70s, and she later dedicated most of her time to animal rights activism. Her final role was in The Edifying and Joyous Story of Colinot, but in 2018, she appeared as herself in a short film titled Kissing.

Marion Ross | Age 94

Unlike most others, Marion Ross officially announced her retirement in 2018 and bid farewell to her 65-year long career as an actress. Seeing as she is 92 with a net worth of $10 million, we guess it was expected at some point.

Even though Ross is mostly remarked for her role as Marion Cunningham on ABC’s Happy Days, she also had noteworthy roles in other productions such as The Glenn Miller Story, Sabrina, and Honky. Ross has been a widow since 2011. However, she can find solace in the fact that she’s raised a son and daughter, who ended up becoming an actor and writer/producer, respectively.

Clint Eastwood | Age 93

The legendary actor and heartthrob of his time, Clint Eastwood is known for his Dirty Harry character. The Harry Callahan character was alive in the 1970s and 1980s, which is still much loved. He has proved himself to be a talented actor and director over the decades winning Oscars. Still very humble about his achievements, the actor recently celebrated his 90th birthday.

He has been graceful and candid about aging in his interviews while having a steady perspective at life. He has starred in several projects, including Million Dollar Baby and Western film Unforgiven. 


Nowadays, it’s hard to mention American swimmers without thinking of the Olympian, Michael Phelps. But before Phelps got his eight gold medals at the 2008 Summer Olympics, the nine-time Olympic champion Mark Spitz was the man who held the record. For his ability to land the gold in the freestyle and butterfly swimming categories, Spitz was nicknamed “Mark the Pool Shark.”

Following his retirement, Spitz decided to try his luck in show business and was fairly successful, appearing in the ’70s show “Emergency!” and in a 2014 episode of “American Dad!”. He still makes public appearances regularly, and you can see him on “The 2020 ESPY Awards.”

Phil Donahue| Age 87

Last seen in a 2021 episode of “Redaktsiya,” Phil Donahue is an American media personality best known for being the host of “The Phil Donahue Show.” Named as one of the 50 Greatest TV Stars of All Time by TV Guide, he often tackled America’s most divisive issues in his shows, including abortion, civil rights, or consumer protection. Born into a middle-class Catholic family, he started his career by working in radio shows in the late ’50s.

While he’s still officially not retired, Donahue’s been making fewer TV appearances in the last decade and is presumably enjoying his golden years. He still makes it occasionally to shows such as “Today.”

Chevy Chase | Age 79

The “National Lampoon” movies and the sketch comedy series “Saturday Night Live” helped turn the American comedian/actor Chevy Chase into a national icon. He was a key member of the original cast of “SNL,” a show still on the air today. Critically acclaimed, he was nominated for five Primetime Emmy Awards and two Golden Globe Awards.

Also known for “The Chevy Chase Show,” Chase is a superstar who’s still active. Younger viewers may recognize him from the sitcom “Community,” where he portrayed ‘Pierce Hawthorne.’ In 2021, he had a voice role in “Panda vs. Aliens.”

Ellen Foley | Age 72

In 2022, the American actress Ellen Foley kissed goodbye to the late rock superstar Meat Loaf, with whom she collaborated recurrently. A singer herself, she released five solo albums but is still best known for her work on Broadway and TV productions. She starred in the sitcom “Night Court” and appeared in movies as popular as “Hair,” “Cocktail,” and “Fatal Attraction.”

Active since the late ’70s, Foley is still not retired and is looking for new opportunities in the entertainment industry. The 2014 drama “Lies I Told My Little Sister” makes for one of her latest movie appearances.

Alice Cooper | Age 75

Back to the stages of Cincinnati in 2022, the iconic American singer-songwriter Alice Cooper has been busy promoting his latest record, titled “Detroit Stories.” The tireless rock legend has been active for over half a century and is best known for his live-stage blend of experimental music, performance art, and rock and roll attitude.

He made a name for himself in the ’70s when his band pushed the envelope in the American music scene. They were known for their use of props and visual illusions on stage and for tackling themes such as horror and decay in an often shocking manner.

Anthony Geary | Age 76

It’s been a while since we’ve last heard of Anthony Geary. After so many years working in show business, the American actor from Coalville, Utah, is enjoying his well-deserved retirement. He decided to quit show business in 2015, but he did make a special 2017 return to feature in a final episode of “General Hospital.”

Speaking of “General Hospital,” it’s impossible to deny that the long-running show is what made Geary famous. After all, he appeared as ‘Luke Spencer’ in over 1,000 episodes of the series! Apart from “General Hospital,” he also made it to movies such as “UHF,” “Fish Tank,” and “Blood Sabbath.”

Sue Ane Langdon | Age 87

Sue Ane Langdon was initially a stage actress and a Radio City Music Hall singer. She had a notable role in the Broadway production of The Apple Tree, and she later became a famous movie star through her roles in The Rounders, The Cheyenne Social Club, and A Guide for the Married Man.

For her performance in the show called Arnie during the early ’70s, she took home the Best Supporting Actress award at the Golden Globe Awards. Langdon has been enjoying her retirement since the ’90s, and her last on-screen appearance was in Zapped Again!.

Suzanne Somers | Age 76

Suzanne Somers became a household name for playing Chrissy Snow in the classic and popular sitcom Three’s Company. She was a lead character and an essential part of the cast, but she demanded a hefty pay rise after five seasons that the showrunners refused to accept. Somers was allowed to leave the show, although she wasn’t without work for long, eventually landing a role as Carol Foster Lambert on Step By Step.

Her expertise goes beyond acting too, and she has also authored several self-help books, including Ageless: The Naked Truth About Bioidentical Hormones. In May 2021, Somers appeared on the podcast talk show Daily Blast LIVE.

Paula Deen | Age 76

Paula Deen is a well-respected celebrity chef and cooking show host who has hosted various cooking shows on Food Network since 1999. These shows include Door Knock Dinners, Paula’s Party, and Paula’s Best Dishes. She also owns two restaurants with her two sons called The Lady & Sons and Paula Deen’s Creek House.

She has won a Daytime Emmy for her show Paula’s Home Cooking and participated in Dancing with the Stars. Deen has also published a handful of cookbooks since 1997, with her latest one released in 2019. In 2021, she will be joining Masterchef as a guest host alongside Emeril Lagasse and staple host Gordon Ramsey.

Barbi Benton | Age 73

At the age of 16, Barbi Benton ventured into modeling before joining UCLA to pursue a career as a veterinarian. Landing a gig on Hugh Hefner’s infamous entertainment show further heightened her fame. Taken by her talent, Hefner even started hosting the show alongside Benton.

In the ’70s, she tried her luck in the music industry and released four albums. They performed pretty decently, and Brass Buckles is the single that helped her chart at the 5th spot on the Billboard’s country singles. Benton decided to quit the industry in the ’80s and has dedicated herself to family life since then.

Paul Michael Glaser | Age 80

Paul Michael Glaser made his name as detective Dave Starsky in the popular ’70s buddy cop comedy Starsky and Hutch. He gained unprecedented fame as the hard, trigger happy former army man, and even after Ben Stiller played the character in a film, he’s still recognized as the character.

He also landed some film roles, including a supporting role in The Running Man with Arnold Schwarzenegger and Something’s Got To Give with Diane Keaton. He also had a role as Captain Jack Steeper on the early noughties series Third Watch. In 2020 he made an appearance as himself in the show The Hollywood Moment at Home Edition 2020.

Barbra Streisand | Age 81

Barbra Streisand had a meteoric rise to fame, earning an EGOT (Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony) in the space of six years. This also made the acclaimed singer, songwriter, and actress the youngest and fastest recipient of the achievement, winning her final award at the age of 26.

Her most notable film roles include the original A Star Is Born, and she has also released 36 studio albums that sold over 68 million copies. Her most acclaimed studio album is the self-titled Album in 1963, which won her three Grammy Awards. Streisand will make appearances in two upcoming documentaries, including Bella! and Live at Mister Kelly’s.

John Cleese | Age 83

John Cleese is simply a legend of the British film and comedy scene. He is the founder of Monty Python, the company behind the comedy sketch show Monty Python’s Flying Circus, and a string of films, including The Holy Grail, Life Of Brian, and The Meaning Of Life.

But he also had starring roles away from that production, including the hit series Fawlty Towers, where he played Basil Fawlty and won a BAFTA for Best Entertainment Performance. Cleese had a turn in Hollywood, too, notably in the films A Fish Called Wanda and Fierce Creatures. He has a voice role in the animated movie Clifford the Big Red Dog.

Diana Ross | Age 79

Diana Ross is not just one of the most iconic singers out there, but also one of the most successful hit-making singers in music history. She did it with the Supremes, becoming Mowton’s most successful act in the ’60s and the best charting female group of all time with 12 number one singles.

Ross released even more big hits as a solo act, including Ain’t No Mountain High Enough, Touch Me in the Morning, Upside Down, and Endless Love. She also dabbled in acting, earning a Golden Globe and Oscar nomination for the film Lady Sings the Blues. In 2020 Ross released a remix album called Supertonic: Mixes.

Lucy Lawless | Age 55

Lucy Lawless is a New Zealand actress and singer who gained fame for her role in the hit show Xena: Warrior Princess. She starred as the lead from 1995 to 2001 and built a high profile that helped her land jobs in series like Battlestar Galactica as D’Anna Biers, among others.

In the 2010s, she was in Spartacus: Blood and Sand as Lucretia, the wife of Spartacus’s master Lentulus Batiatus. Lawless also dabbled in music, and after featuring in the show Celebrity Duets, she performed two sold-out shows at the 500 seater Roxy in Hollywood. She is set for a voice role in Minions: The Rise of Gru.

Caren Marsh-Doll | Age 104

Caren Marsh Doll is another centenary on the list. She had a brief career in film and is most notable for playing small roles in Metro Goldwyn Meyer productions. One of these small roles included a walk-on part in the classic film Gone With The Wind.

She wasn’t all about small roles and had some starring roles in films like That Night in Rio, Wild Harvest, Best Foot Forward, and Night and Day. Doll decided to leave the industry in 1948 and become a full-time dancer and dance instructor. She famously got hired as the dance stand-in for Judy Garland in The Wizard Of Oz.

Dolores Hart | Age 84

Both of Dolores Hart’s parents worked in the acting industry. So it’s safe to say that she was born for the profession. So she eventually got into it herself, making her debut opposite Elvis Presley in a Film called Loving You. Hart went on to make ten movies in five years.

But just as she was being touted as a leading lady, Hart shocked the film industry by ending her career to become a nun. She joined the Abbey Of Regina Laudis Monastery, one of the first nun houses in the United States. Hart still made an appearance as herself in the documentary The seven ages of Elvis in 2017.

Eileen Atkins | Age 89/h1>

Eileen Atkins is a prime example of the fact that, while they seem invincible, celebrities are human too. Atkins was diagnosed with Breast Cancer in 1995 but, being a strong person and never giving up, she overcame it and continued to build her career.

Part of that career includes BAFTA awards, Emmy Awards, and Olivier Awards, among others, for roles in Oliver Twist and series Cranford. She also had a hand in creating the successful ITV show Upstairs and Downstairs. Atkins is still active, too, and had a role in the 2020 dramatic comedy 4000 Miles as Vera.

Ann Blyth | Age 94

Ann Blyth knew that she wanted to become a star at a young age, and it’s why she joined children’s radio shows during her childhood. She transitioned to Broadway roles in the early ’40s, giving a career-launching performance in the play called Watch on the Rhine.

In the mid-’40s, she won more people over when she starred in the movie titled Mildred Place. Her performance got her an Academy Award nomination. Blyth entered retirement by the ’90s and focused on raising her five children. Her last role was on an episode of Murder, She Wrote.

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