Former professional baseball player Brandon McCarthy suddenly tweeted this question: "It's crazy, but is it true that in the past people looked older when they were young?" Of course, he received thousands of responses. Many began to send photos of their parents, who looked like retirees already in their early 20s! And many celebrities of the 20th century grew old suspiciously early
These are my parents when my mother carried me. They're about 23 here.
Sparky Anderson (famous baseball coach) at 42.
My grandmother is only 50 something in this photo. Pope 26.
Richie Valens was only 17 when he crashed in a plane crash.
My mom is 19 in this 1967 picture.
Elizabeth Taylor at 17. Pretty, but she looks obviously older!
This is my dad in 1970. He is 21.
This is not nonsense. These guys were 17 each.
Not so amazing, but still. This is Dad and I at Nixon's 73 inauguration. Dad is 45 here. He was mistaken for my grandfather all the time.
She is 32 years old in this picture. Although again, this is the era of the Great Depression.
1987 year. Ron Karkowitz is 24.
Scala (Dwayne Johnson) looked older at school than she does now.
In the first season of Gay Company, George Wendt was 33 and John Ratzenberger was 34!
Larry Bird is around 25-30, but he looks like a plumber who plays basketball in the evenings to keep fit.
Just look at The Mary Tyler Moore Show. Photographed ages: Front row: 39, 33, 46; Back row: 30, 40, 44.
Note: O'Connor was only 47 when All in the Family started! Harrelson is 10 years older and looks 20 years younger.
1969 year. Sir Bobby Charlton was 32.
You haven't seen Ray Nitschke at 29 yet!
I'm 44 - the same as the main character of the series "Mod". I look AT ALL wrong, although my photo was taken at the worst possible moment (my cat was dying).
This man was only 25 in 1962.
On the other hand: this one turned 100 in 2018.
See also - Who looks better: famous actresses or their mothers at the same age
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