Do You Know Which of These Well-Known People Is Older?

By: Kennita Leon

Forty-five-year-old professional wrestler-turned-actor Dwayne Johnson has appeared in two films alongside Kevin Hart, who is seven years his junior.

Taraji, the older of the two by 15 years, starred alongside 32-year-old co-star, Janelle Monáe, in the 2016 biopic Hidden Figures

Meghan Markle, the elder of the two actresses by three years, is an American actress who is set to become the latest member of the British royal family.

Fellow ‘The Voice" co-judges and couple Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton are separated by a seven-year age gap, with Gwen being the elder of the two.

At 46 years old, Sanaa Lathan is older than American actress Gabrielle Union, by just one year.

Fifty-year-old English actor Jason Statham is a whole decade older than professional wrestler John Cena.

This famous couple is separated by a three-year age gap, with Will Smith being the elder of the two.

The former 47th vice president of the U.S.A. is older than fellow Democratic Party member Hillary Clinton by five years.

Ashton Kutcher, the older of the two by five years, worked alongside partner Mila Kunis on the hit television show That '70s Show.

Ludacris, older than Tyrese by two years, is an American rapper and actor known for his role as Tej Parker in the Fast and Furious movie franchise.

Lena Headey, well-known for her role as Cersei Lannister in Game of Thrones, is the older one between the two actresses by 12 years.

These two singers and songwriters aren't that far apart in age. Adele is 29 years old while Miley is 25.

With an age difference of seven years, Angela Bassett is the older one of the two actresses.

American actresses Jennifer Aniston and Angelina Jolie are separated by a six-year age gap, with Jennifer being the older of the two.

American rapper and businessman Jay-Z is older than fellow rapper Kanye West by eight years.

Singer-songwriter, dancer and actress Beyoncé Knowles, is the older of the two women by four years.

At the age of 28, pop singer and songwriter Taylor Swift is older than Selena Gomez by three years.

American actor and film producer Peter Dinklage is the younger of the two men, with an age difference of 10 years.

The current president of the U.S/, Donald Trump, is younger than Republic Sen. John McCain by 10 years.

The two mega-actors are only a year apart in age, with Brad Pitt being the younger of the two.

An age difference of three years sets these two supermodels apart, with Naomi being the older of the two.

The former star of the hit television series "Friends" is four years older than American singer, dancer and actress Jennifer Lopez.

The two former Harry Potter co-stars are only one year apart in age, with Rupert being the older of the two.

Former Nickelodeon star turned singer, Ariana Grande, is older than former Disney star, Zendaya, by three years.

Katy Perry, the older of the two singers by two years, is an American singer-songwriter known for her hit album Teenage Dream.

The Hemsworth brothers are separated by a seven-year age difference, with Chris (who plays Thor) being the older of the two.

Three-time Academy Award winner Jack Nicholson is seven years older than actor Danny DeVito.

Scottish DJ, record producer, singer, and songwriter Calvin Harris is younger than English actor Tom Hiddleston by three years. The two both dated Taylor Swift.

Trinidadian-born American rapper Nicki Minaj is six years older than Bajan pop star Rihanna.

Madonna, the Queen of Pop, is 19 years older than Colombian singer-songwriter and dancer, Shakira.

Born Lhamo Dondrub, the 14th Dalai Lama is one year older than current pope of the Catholic Church, Pope Francis.

Television personality and socialite Kim Kardashian is older than pop icon Britney Spears by just one year.

American actor Johnny Depp, known for playing eccentric characters, is two years younger than actor George Clooney.

J. D. Robb, an American author of 213 romance novels, is 15 years older than British author of the famed Harry Potter series, J. K. Rowling.

Victoria Beckham, also known as Posh Spice, is one year older than her fellow former Spice Girl, Mel B.

These two pop stars were born exactly one month apart. Harry Styles' birthday is Feb. 1, while Justin Bieber's is on March 1.

Michelle Obama, the former first lady of the U.S., is six years older than the current first lady, Melania Trump.

American actors Matt Damon and Leonardo DiCaprio are separated by a four-year age difference, with Matt being the older of the two.

Robert Downey Jr., the older of the two actors by two years, has appeared alongside co-star Mark Ruffalo in the recent Marvel Avengers films; Rebert plays Ironman while Mark plays the Hulk.

The Statue of Liberty, a gift from the French, was constructed 12 years before the Eiffel Tower was built in France.

Kiwi actor Karl Urban, known for his role in the recent Star Trek reboot, is seven years older than Jason Momoa, who recently played Aqua Man in the Justice League movie.

American rappers Snoop Dogg and Pharrell Williams are only separated by a two-year age difference, with Snoop being the older one.

German-born model, actress and television personality, Heidi Klum is 12 years older than American model Chrissy Teigen.

DJ Khaled, an American DJ, radio personality and record label executive, is one year older than American rapper Rick Ross.

English actor Daniel Craig, known for his role as 007 agent in the James Bond films, is one year older than American actor Matthew McConaughey.

With an age difference of two years, Kendall Jenner is the oldest of the Jenner sisters.

These two American authors are only one year apart in age, with Stephen King being the older of the two.

American singer-songwriter and actor John Legend is six years older than Hawaiian-born artist Bruno Mars.

Two-time Academy Awards winner Denzel Washington is 17 years older than English actor Idris Elba.

The 45th President of the U.S. is six years older than the current Russian President, Vladimir Putin.

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About This Quiz

Beauty comes in all sorts of shapes and sizes - and ages. Some people look good their whole lives, while others can maintain a dewy glow simply by avoiding tanning, drinking, and smoking. Some people, however, use other methods, such as plastic surgery, liposuction, fancy trainers, or chefs. Many of the latter group are celebrities who look ten years younger (or more!). True, some have been blessed with genes that keep that youthful glow, but others may have had a little help from creams, injections, hair extensions, teeth whiteners and other devices that can keep us looking youthful. That means you can't ever be really sure about a person's age unless you've seen their birth certificate.

When you think of celebrity couples, like Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani, you might be surprised to know that Gwen is partnered up with a younger man. When you stop and think about how long Adele and Miley Cyrus have been in the public eye, you'll realize these two singers and songwriters aren't that far apart in ages. If you know your rappers, you'll recall that rapper and businessman Jay-Z is older than Kanye West by eight years. If you're a red carpet fan, you know that Angela Bassett and Viola Davis both simply glow on camera, but actually, Bassett is seven years older than Viola Davis!

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