21 Facts About "Friends" That’ll Make You Feel Older Than Rachel Did Turning 30

21 Facts About "Friends" That’ll Make You Feel Older Than Rachel Did Turning 30

1. Today, David Schwimmer is only four years younger than Elliott Gould was when he first played his father on the show.

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David is currently 52 years old, while Elliott was 56 in 1994, when he appeared in his first episode.


2. Courteney Cox is now older than Tom Selleck was when he first played Richard — while Matthew Perry is a year younger than Tom was when he first appeared on the show.

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Tom was 51 when he first appeared on the show in 1996. Today, Courteney is 55 and Matthew is 50.


3. Cole Sprouse is now older than Jennifer Aniston was when she first started on Friends.

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Jennifer was 25 in 1994, when the show first premiered, while Cole recently turned 27.


4. Ben Gellar is also older than Tom Holland and KJ Apa.

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Ben was born in 1995, while Tom was born in 1996 and KJ in 1997.


5. Ross and Rachel’s first kiss happened almost 24 years ago. And in case you need a reminder, it happened in the "The One Where Ross Finds Out" episode.

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So anyone born the year that happened would have more than likely already graduated college!