According to Business Insider, evolutionary psychologists say that younger women and older men often get together because while fertility lasts only from puberty to menopause in women, it starts at puberty and can extend long into midlife for lots of men.

That means there’s a strategic advantage for women to snag an older gent—he’s had more time to accumulate resources and stability than his younger counterparts, which could make him a more viable partner and father.

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It is quite common for women to marry older men, and several of Hollywood's most famous actresses have done just that.

Some famous women marry wealthy older men for security, while others marry for true love.

When it comes to celebrity relationships, is age really just a number?

According to a recent study, the less of an age difference there is between partners, the more likely a relationship will last.

Do you think that it is a bad idea for a woman to marry a man 20 years her senior? Katie Holmes married Tom Cruise, after dating for about a year, on November 18, 2006, when she was 27 and he was 43. Holmes and Cruise had one child, Suri, and parented his children with Kidman, Isabella and Connor.

Age: 38 Birthplace: Toledo, Ohio, United States of America Profession: Model, Actor Credits: Batman Begins, Dawson's Creek, Go, Phone Booth Also Ranked #62 on The Greatest Former Child Stars #64 on The Best Film Actors Who Got Famous on TV First #29 on The Greatest '90s Teen Stars Calista Flockhart began dating Harrison Ford in 2002, when he was 60 and she was 38. This is Flockhart's first marriage, and Ford has been married twice before.

As long as men and women have existed, men have desired women younger than themselves.

All of biology and society is tilted in this direction, whether it's the fact that men remain sexually potent far longer than women do or the squishy idea that men become "distinguished" as years go by while older women look, well, "old." Hey, we didn't write the rules, we're just teling you how it is.

So in case you’re Considering it was technically illegal for there to have even been an alleged relationship between the 24-year-old Tyga and then-17-year-old Kylie, we obviously underestimated his sense of dignity.