Michelle Obama is feeling the love on her birthday! The former first woman turned 57 on Sunday, and her adoring husband, former President Barack Obama, celebrated the event with a heartfelt tribute.

Barack took to social media on Sunday, and posted an excellent candy throwback picture alongside a message celebrating how a lot she means to him.

“Happy birthday to my love, my partner, and my best friend,” Barack, 59, wrote alongside the pic. “Every moment with you is a blessing. Love you, Miche.”

The iconic couple tied the knot in October 1992, they usually share two kids — 22-year-old Malia and 19-year-old Sasha.

Several of Michelle’s well-known buddies, followers and former political colleagues additionally celebrated her birthday with tributes and type phrases.

Vice President-elect Kamala Harris posted a photograph of herself and the previous first woman standing side-by-side, and shared, “Happy birthday, @MichelleObama. Thank you for pouring every ounce of yourself into empowering the next generation of leaders. Our country, and myself, are better off because of you.”

Happy birthday, @MichelleObama. Thank you for pouring each ounce of your self into empowering the subsequent technology of leaders. Our nation, and myself, are higher off due to you.

— Kamala Harris (@KamalaHarris) January 17, 2021

Oscar winner Viola Davis shared some effusive reward as effectively, alongside a beaming snapshot of herself and Michelle — whom she is going to quickly be portraying within the upcoming Showtime sequence First Ladies.

“Happy, happiest of birthdays @MichelleObama! Thank you for your authenticity, beauty, courage, intelligence and loyalty. You’re OUR hero, sis!! I hope to honor you and all you are in my portrayal of you! Love ya.”

Happy, happiest of birthdays @MichelleObama! Thank you on your authenticity, magnificence, braveness, intelligence and loyalty. You’re OUR hero, sis!! I hope to honor you and all you might be in my portrayal of you! Love ya 💛💛💛

— Viola Davis (@violadavis) January 17, 2021

Here’s a take a look at among the different tributes and messages commemorating Michelle’s large day.

“Don’t ever make decisions based on fear. Make decisions based on hope and possibility. Make decisions based on what should happen, not what shouldn’t” -Michelle Obama

Happy Worthday @MichelleObama

Today is the date an enormous was born. January seventeenth

— Regina King (@ReginaKing) January 17, 2021

Happy Birthday to our Forever First Lady, @MichelleObama. Thank you for being you.

— Reverend Al Sharpton (@TheRevAl) January 17, 2021

I had a lot enjoyable posing as this queen in honor of her birthday. I’m so completely happy you exist. You’re a task mannequin for me, my daughter & my son. You remind me find out how to deal with adversity not with anger, however with grace. And you do all of it whereas trying extremely trendy.

— Mindy Kaling (@mindykaling) January 17, 2021

Happy birthday to the late #MohammadAli, @MichelleObama, and #BettyWhite (99 years younger at this time!).

Each is a pacesetter and an inspiration who encourage us all to work towards our goals and by no means quit.

— Billie Jean King (@BillieJeanKing) January 17, 2021

Let’s have a good time our First Lady @michelleobama. Happy Birthday Queen🎉🎊🌹❤️. Have a beautiful day!

— Stephanie Mills (@PrettyMill1) January 17, 2021

Happy birthday to the incomparable

— Joyce Beatty (@RepBeatty) January 17, 2021

Happy Birthday ⁦@MichelleObama⁩ !!!!!!!

— Michele Norris (@michele_norris) January 17, 2021

Today is the anniversary of start for Muhammad Ali & Cus D’Amato. Also completely happy bday to @MichelleObama , @jakepaul , Steve Harvey , @RayJ , Betty White & @JimCarrey

— Mike Tyson (@MikeTyson) January 17, 2021

— The Obama Foundation (@ObamaFoundation) January 17, 2021

Happy birthday to Michelle Obama!

Fun Fact: 12 years in the past from at this time we held a small celebration for Michelle on the practice experience in to DC for inauguration. Cake and all. 🎂

— Scott Dworkin (@funder) January 17, 2021

Michelle later shared a submit of her personal, sharing a make-up free selfie and thanking everybody for his or her sort messages and supportive posts.

“Thank you all for the lovely birthday wishes! I know this past year has been difficult for us all on so many levels, so I just hope you all are taking care of yourselves and finding joy in the smallest moments,” she wrote. “Love you all.”