Celebrities who gave birth after 40

Published On: Apr 16 2013 11:51:53 PM CDT   Updated On: Sep 26 2016 01:00:00 AM CDT

Janet Jackson confirmed to People magazine on Wednesday that she is expecting her first child at the age of 50. With her pregnancy, the superstar joins a growing number of celebrities who are giving birth later in life. Join us for a look at which stars have given birth after the age of 40.

birth after 40 - Mariska Hargitay
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Mariska Hargitay was 42 when she gave birth to son August Miklos Friedrich Hermann by an emergency caesarean section on June 28, 2006. The baby was the first for her and her husband, fellow "Law & Order: SVU" star Peter Hermann.

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