On May 18, 2021, Naomi Campbell revealed that she welcomed her first child! “A beautiful little blessing has chosen me to be her mother,” the iconic 50-year-old model shared in the caption to her little one’s birth announcement. “So honoured to have this gentle soul in my life there are no words to describe the lifelong bond that I now share with you my angel. There is no greater love.”
Turning 40 doesn’t mean the clock has stopped when it comes to having kids. So many women are starting or growing their families later in their lives these days, and there are plenty of celebrities who are in on this societal shift. These ladies are showing us that it’s possible to build a steady career and professional life, but still make time to start a family.
Stars like Halle Berry, Gwen Stefani and more have welcomed children after 40, or even just started having kids at that age. They’ve proven time and again that age is merely a number when it comes to motherhood, and being able to provide a warm, safe environment for their children to grow up in. Let’s take a look at these amazing moms who welcomed little ones after 40.