Barack Obama shared a throwback picture of him and his wife Michelle Obama to wish her on her 55th birthday. Shared on social media yesterday, the picture, along with a heartwarming message by Barack Obama, has gone viral with over 4.6 million 'likes' on Instagram alone, and another 1.15 million on Twitter. It has also received thousands of comments.
"I knew it way back then and I'm absolutely convinced of it today - you're one of a kind, Michelle Obama. Happy Birthday!" wrote the former POTUS while sharing the picture.
Thanking her husband for the post, Michelle Obama responded: "Thank you all so much for the birthday love-I love you all right back!"
Thank you all so much for the birthday love—I love you all right back! Feeling so incredibly thankful for my South Side roots, my soul-affirming partner and daughters, and every unimaginable twist and turn over these 55 years. Can't wait to see what becomes of the next one! https://t.co/XPiPpFY4HT— Michelle Obama (@MichelleObama) January 17, 2019
Thousands of people commented on the throwback pic to wish Michelle Obama and share other adorable pictures of the couple.
We miss you, please adopt us all— Maggi June (@MaggiJune1) January 17, 2019
Jesus H. Christ...how much do we love these two? https://t.co/oGAJjOSEUo— Andy Ostroy (@AndyOstroy) January 17, 2019
According to Sky News, the photo appears to have been taken in the Kenyan city of Mombasa in 1991, the same year they got engaged.
Last year too, Barack Obama took to social media to share a picture with Michelle to wish her on her birthday.
In December, Michelle Obama was named America's most admired woman, according to a Gallup poll.Click for more trending news