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Celebrities age 90 and older

Making a career as a celebrity is no easy feat -- but then again, living beyond the age of 90 is not necessarily easy, either. These 25 people have managed to accomplish both. Some of these men and women can enjoy a look back at their incredible careers, while others, in spite of their advanced years, continue to entertain.

Stan Lee

D.O.B.: Dec. 28, 1922 CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Beginning in
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D.O.B.: Dec. 28, 1922

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Beginning in the last 1950s, Lee began his rise to fame as the creator of notable superheroes such as Thor, Spider-Man and Dr. Strange. In 1975, he became the public face of Marvel Comics and helped develop Marvel TV and movies. Though he has stepped down as president, he continues to make cameos in movies based on Marvel heroes.

Doris Day

D.O.B.: April 3, 1922 CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: From 1947
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D.O.B.: April 3, 1922

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: From 1947 to 1967, Doris Day recorded over 650 songs between 1947 and 1967, making her one of the most popular singers of the 20th century.

Harry Belafonte

D.O.B.: March 1, 1927 CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: A multi-talented
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D.O.B.: March 1, 1927

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: A multi-talented performer, Belafonte, seen here in Berlin on Dec. 6, 2014, was born in Manhattan. As a youth in Harlem, he struggled with poverty and a turbulent family life. Belafonte's career took off with the film Carmen Jones in 1954. Soon after, he had several hits -- "The Banana Boat Song (Day-O)" and "Jamaica Farewell." In addition to his acting and singing career, Belafonte has worked as a champion for many social and political causes.

Larry Storch

D.O.B.: Jan. 8, 1923CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: A comedian and
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D.O.B.: Jan. 8, 1923

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: A comedian and actor who has provided voice-over work for such cartoon shows as "Tennessee Tuxedo and His Tales," "Underdog" and "Scooby Doo, Where Are You," Storch, seen here on Dec. 2, 1966, is most recognized as Cpl. Randolph Agarn on the ABC networks sitcom "F Troop."

Hugh Downs

D.O.B.: Feb. 14, 1921CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: A television host
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D.O.B.: Feb. 14, 1921

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: A television host and personality with a resume spanning decades (he once held the Guinness Book world record for the greatest number of hours appearing on network commercial television, more than 15,000), he's best known as a former anchor of the ABC networks news program "20/20."

Herman Wouk

D.O.B.: May 27, 1915CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Author of
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D.O.B.: May 27, 1915

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Author of "The Winds of War" (1971), "Slattery's Hurricane" (1956) and "Marjorie Morningstar" (1955), the centenarian writer won a Pulitzer Prize for his 1951 novel "The Caine Mutiny."

Rose Marie

D.O.B.: Aug. 15, 1923CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: A former child
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D.O.B.: Aug. 15, 1923

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: A former child performer and vaudeville star, Marie famously appeared as Sally Rogers on the CBS sitcom "The Dick Van Dyke Show" and as a panelist on the NBC game show "Hollywood Squares."

Angela Lansbury

D.O.B.: Oct. 16, 1925CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Named a Dame
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D.O.B.: Oct. 16, 1925

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Named a Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire in 2014, the actress most famously starred as Jessica Fletcher in the CBS Networks program "Murder She Wrote," although her film career dates to 1944, when she was nominated for the Academy Award for best supporting actress for her role in the film "Gaslight." She has also won five Tony Awards.

Dick Van Dyke

D.O.B.: Dec. 13, 1925CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Star of stage,
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D.O.B.: Dec. 13, 1925

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Star of stage, film and television, a winner of multiple Emmys, a Tony Award and a Grammy Award, his most notable accomplishments include his eponymous TV comedy show and his role as Bert in "Mary Poppins" (1964).

Olivia de Havilland

D.O.B.: July 1, 1916CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Centenarian de Havilland,
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D.O.B.: July 1, 1916

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Centenarian de Havilland, left, appeared in dozens of Hollywood films, winning the Academy Award for best actress twice, for "To Each His Own" (1946) and "The Heiress" (1949).

(Pictured: Actress Olivia de Havilland and Broderick Crawford pose with their Oscars at the 1949 Academy Awards dinner in Los Angeles, Calif., on March 23, 1950. De Havilland won for best actress for "The Heiress," and Crawford won for best actor for "All the King's Men.")

James Lipton

D.O.B.: Sept. 19, 1926 CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Dean Emeritus
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D.O.B.: Sept. 19, 1926

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Dean Emeritus of the Actors Studio Drama School at Pace University in Manhattan, Lipton is most recognized as the host of the Bravo cable network program "Inside the Actors Studio."

Charlotte Rae

D.O.B.: April 22, 1926CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Despite a lengthy
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D.O.B.: April 22, 1926

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Despite a lengthy career appearing in television shows and major motion pictures, Rae is widely recognized as "Edna Garrett" on the NBC network sitcom "Diff'rent Strokes" and its spin-off show "The Facts of Life."

Eva Marie Saint

D.O.B.: July 4, 1924CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Starring in a
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D.O.B.: July 4, 1924

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Starring in a number of television shows and major motion pictures, Saint won an Academy Award for her work in the film "On the Waterfront" (1955) and an Emmy Award for the TV movie "People Like Us" (1990).

Betty White

D.O.B.: Jan. 17, 1922CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Best known for
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D.O.B.: Jan. 17, 1922

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Best known for her work on sitcoms "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" and "The Golden Girls," White has won several Emmy Awards. (Her first Emmy nomination happened in 1951; the most recent in 2014 -- a span of 63 years.)

Marty Allen

D.O.B.: March 23, 1922CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: He has appeared
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D.O.B.: March 23, 1922

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: He has appeared in film and on television, but is primarily a stand-up comedian who has worked as recently as 2015.

Cicely Tyson

D.O.B.: Dec. 18, 1924CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Starring in dozens
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D.O.B.: Dec. 18, 1924

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Starring in dozens of television production and such films as "Sounder" (1972), "Fried Green Tomatoes" (1991) and "The Help" (2011), Tyson, left, was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President Barack Obama during a ceremony on Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016, in Washington.

David Attenborough

D.O.B.: April 9, 1926CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Named a Commander
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D.O.B.: April 9, 1926

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Named a Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) in 1974, Attenborough has attained international acclaim as a naturalist and host of nature documentaries.

Tony Bennett

D.O.B.: Aug. 3, 1926CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: His career of
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D.O.B.: Aug. 3, 1926

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: His career of singing music mostly taken from the Great American Songbook has scored Bennett 18 Grammy Awards.

Liz Smith

D.O.B.: Feb. 2, 1923CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Smith, a syndicated
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D.O.B.: Feb. 2, 1923

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Smith, a syndicated celebrity columnist and TV reporter, is also a best-selling author.

Bob Barker

D.O.B.: Dec. 12, 1923CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Won 16 Daytime
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D.O.B.: Dec. 12, 1923

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Won 16 Daytime Emmy Awards as the host of the CBS Networks game show "The Price Is Right;" also hosted the syndicated game show "Truth or Consequences."

Carl Reiner

D.O.B.: March 20, 1922CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: A comedic actor,
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D.O.B.: March 20, 1922

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: A comedic actor, writer and director, Reiner has won nine Emmy Awards and co-won the 1998 Grammy Award for Spoken Comedy Album (with longtime collaborator Mel Brooks).

Cloris Leachman

D.O.B.: April 30, 1926 CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Winner of
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D.O.B.: April 30, 1926

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Winner of eight Emmy Awards, the actress has notably starred in comedic films such as "Young Frankenstein" (1974) and "High Anxiety" (1977) but won an Academy Award in the 1971 drama "The Last Picture Show." Leachman also appeared as a contestant on the ABC network reality competition series "Dancing with the Stars" in 2008 (at the age of 82).

Mel Brooks

Photo Credit: Los Angeles Times / Mark Boster

D.O.B.: June 28, 1926

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: An EGOT (Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony) award winner, Brooks is a comedic actor, but most recognized for his film directorial efforts, which include such movies as "The Producers" (1968), "Blazing Saddles" (1974), "Young Frankenstein" (1974), "High Anxiety" (1977) and "Spaceballs" (1987). He also adapted "The Producers" into a successful stage musical that won several Tony Awards in 2001, which was then re-adapted as a musical film version in 2005.

Carol Channing

D.O.B.: Jan. 31, 1921CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: A Tony Award
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D.O.B.: Jan. 31, 1921

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: A Tony Award winner for her stage work in the 1964 Broadway production of "Hello, Dolly!," the performer, pictured in white, has also appeared in several films and TV programs.

Kirk Douglas

D.O.B.: Dec. 9, 1916CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: A star from
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D.O.B.: Dec. 9, 1916

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: A star from the era considered the "Golden Age" of Hollywood studio film production, centenarian Douglas starred in dozens of movies, including "Spartacus" (1960), "Seven Days in May" (1964) and "The Bad and the Beautiful" (1952).

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