Relationship age gaps are nothing new. In fact, they've become quite common in recent years. There are a number of reasons why couples opt for a significant age gap, including the desire for a different perspective or life experience or simply because they're attracted to someone who is older or younger than they are. However, there can be challenges associated with relationships that have a large age gap. For example, different levels of maturity can be an issue, and there may be differing expectations in terms of lifestyle and future goals. Nevertheless, many couples are able to overcome these challenges and enjoy a happy and fulfilling relationship despite their age difference. So, if you're considering an age gap relationship, don't let the naysayers deter you. With some effort and understanding, it can definitely work out.

Celebrity age gaps have always existed. It's easy to say, "Hey, it was a different time," but Jerry Lee Lewis was canceled for years over his marriage with an underage girl in 1957. That same treatment wasn't given to R. Kelly when he married 15-year-old Aaliyah in 1994, which could have helped to alleviate the power he wielded over other young girls. Age is just a number, but sometimes a very important one…like when you're very young, and there's a power imbalance. Here are some celebrities who ignored that…

Dane Cook & Kelsi Taylor 27 YEARS EST ACL CHINE HOLL The two allegedly started dating when she was 18, but Cook has claimed that they were friends for a while before. I don't know if you've talked to a teen recently, but if I were a successful 40something comedian I wouldn't need to hang out with teens. CRACKED.COM

Source: Daily Beast

Steven Tyler & Julia Holcomb 9 YEARS Holcomb was a 16-year-old fan backstage at an Aerosmith concert when she met Tyler and they started a relationship. Her mother signed over guardianship to Tyler, where he was her legal guardian while they were dating each other. CRACKED.COM

Source: Life Site

Jerry Seinfeld & Shoshanna Lonstein 21 YEARS LOOK WHO'S IN LOVE JERRY SEINFELD AND Jerry Seinfeld,39, SHOSHANNA and Shoshanna LONSTEIN Lonstein, 18, make an unlikely romance work. Seinfeld, in the height of his career at 38, met 17-year-old Lonstein, who he approached in Central Park. They dated for about four years. Don't worry, he's changed sincethen... he's only 17 years older than his wife. CRACKED.COM

Source: People

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