Liam Payne and Naomi Campbell have been linked in recent reports after the couple were spotted attending a gig together at London’s O2 arena back in January. They were also reported to have celebrated the New Year together in Ghana, with pictures posted of the air enjoying a meal together on social media. The former One Director star, who is 25, and the supermodel, 48, have an age difference of 23 years. But they aren’t the first couple to have got people talking about their age gap.
Donald and Melania Trump
The US President and the First Lady have an age gap of 24 years, but haven’t let the age difference come between them.
They met back in 1998 at a party at the Times Square nightclub Kit Kat Club.
Seven years later, in 2005, the pair married at The Episcopal Church of Bethesda by-the-Sea in Palm Beach.
The duo have a 12-year-old son together, Barron Trump.
George and Amal Clooney
The actor, 57, and Lebanese-British barrister, 41, have 16 years between them.
While George was once considered one of Hollywood’s ‘hottest bachelors’, he fell head-over-heels in love with Amal after meeting at Lake Como.
In an interview with David Letterman on The Late Show, the Ocean’s Eleven actor revealed how he first started dating Amal.
He said: We met in Lake Como. She was a friend of a friend who came to visit and then I chased her for many months, calling and writing, those kinds of things.”
The couple married on September 27, 2014, and welcomes their twins, one girl and one boy, Ella ad Alexander, in June 2017.
Beyonce and Jay-Z
Beyonce, 37, and Jay-Z, 49, share a 12 year age difference.
The couple, who have now been married 10 years, first made their relationship public after their collaboration on ’03 Bonnie & Clyde’, which appeared on Jay-Z’s seventh album The Blueprint 2: The Gift & The Curse in 2002.
Beyonce appeared as Jay-Z’s girlfriend in the music video for the song.
But five years later, on April 4 2008, the pair married without publicity.
There relationship hasn’t always been a smooth road, with both musicians acknowledging difficulty that arose in their marriage after Jay-Z has an affair.
Today, the couple stand strong and have three children together – Blue Ivy Carter, 7, and twins Rumi Carter and Sir Carter, both 1,
Rod Stewart and Penny Lancaster
British rock star Rod Stewart, 74, and English model Penny Lancaster, 47, have an age gap of 27 years.
The couple began dating in 1999 and married in the cloistered medieval monastery La Cervara in Portofino on June 16 2007.
Stewart and Lancaster now reside in the UK in an 18th century English estate in Essex.
After many happy years together they share two children – Alastair Wallace Stewart, 13, and Aiden Patrick Stewart, 7.