Celebrities were in no hurry to become parents, so they gave birth to their firstborn after 40 years.
The birth of a child is a special moment in the life of every woman. Someone becomes a mother early, and someone much later than recommended by doctors.
In particular, many celebrities gave birth to their first child after the age of 40. Some of them were actively involved in their careers, so the children were not on time, and some could not get pregnant for a long time. However, celebrities have shown by their example that it is possible to give birth after 40 years.
The editors of TSN.ua have prepared a selection of stars who gave birth to their first child late.
The Mexican-American actress was in no hurry to become a mother. The celebrity has been developing a career in Hollywood for a long time. However, in 2007, changes occurred in Salma’s personal life. In March, she got married, and in September, she became a mother for the first time. The actress gave birth to her daughter Valentina at the age of 41.
The famous TV presenter could not give birth for a long time. The star went to various doctors, was examined, but no one gave positive results. Therefore, Vasya decided to forget about trying to become a mother. And a miracle happened – the celebrity became pregnant. At the age of 43, Frolova became a mother for the first time. The star had a boy, whom she named Rodion.
The Hollywood actress was in no hurry to give birth, so Eva became a mother for the first time at the age of 42. So, in 2016, the actress married Jose Antonio Baston, and in 2018 she gave birth to a son, Santiago Enrique.
The famous Australian-American actress could not give birth for a long time. Yes, in marriage with Tom Cruise, Nicole had two pregnancies. The first happened at the beginning of the actors’ relationship. However, then Kidman had an ectopic pregnancy. On the eve of the divorce from Cruise, the actress had a miscarriage.
And in 2006, Kidman married musician Keith Urban. Already in 2008, Nicole became a mother for the first time. At the age of 40, the celebrity gave birth to a daughter, Sunday Rose. The second daughter, Faith Margaret, was born thanks to a surrogate mother.
Nicole also has two adopted children: daughter Isabella Jane and son Connor Anthony.
Italian actress and model Monica Bellucci has two children, whom she gave birth to after 40 years. Monica became a mother for the first time at the age of 40. Then she gave birth to a daughter whom she named Virgin. At the age of 45, the actress became a mother again. Monica gave birth to a daughter, Leonie.
Hollywood actress Halle Berry became a mother for the first time at the age of 42. In 2008, the celebrity gave birth to a daughter, whom she named Nala. Five years later, Holly became a mother again. The actress gave birth to her son Marceo at the age of 47. By the way, the second pregnancy was a real surprise for the star. According to the celebrity, she did not plan to get pregnant. What’s more, Holly was already on the verge of menopause at that time.
The star of the series “Friends” Courteney Cox tried to get pregnant for a long time after she married David Arquette. However, the couple’s attempts were unsuccessful. Courtney survived seven miscarriages.
Thanks to in vitro fertilization, Courtney was able to give birth to a daughter, Coco, at the age of 40. The celebrity planned to become a mother for the second time, but, unfortunately, this did not happen.
The famous Hollywood actress Cameron Diaz did not want to hear about children at all. However, after she married musician Benji Maddon, she radically changed her opinion. Cameron could not give birth for a long time. After five years of unsuccessful efforts, the couple resorted to IVF. Eventually, at the age of 47, Cameron gave birth to daughter Reddix.
Hollywood actress Hilary Swank has not yet become a mother, but is only preparing for motherhood. Yes, she became pregnant at the age of 48 and immediately with twins. For a celebrity, this is the first and very desired and expected pregnancy. So Hilary and her husband, entrepreneur Philip Schneider, will soon become parents.