Celebrating Seniors - Neil Young is 70!

Vintage 1972 live performances of Heart of Gold and Old Man by Canadian rocker and baby boomer Neil Young, who was born 70 years ago today (November 12, 1945) in Toronto, Ontario. This new septuagenarian senior citizen is still performing old classics and new material for audiences of other baby boomers (and seniors) in live concerts. Below, Neil Young was interviewed on Night Flight in 1984 and gave his thoughts on celebrity culture.

Below, Neil Young video performing Heart of Gold (1972), live in 1971.

Old Man (1972) also from the Harvest albumabout his ranch in California and the foreman living there.

Below, senior citizen Neil Young on Charlie Rose in January 21, 2014. neil young 70, neil young 1984, canadian american, singer, songwriter, younger

Happy 70th Birthday, Neil Young!

Anita Hamilton

50+ World editor & baby boomer writer Anita Hamilton has always been interested in the "real people" stories behind the characters that create and inhabit the world of music, books, movies, television shows, current events, history, etc. A lifelong love of research (ok, nosiness) and writing, combined with a loving and supportive family complete with 3 mini-dachshund minions, keeps her busy.

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