But the social media posts weren’t just about his special day; a lot of celebrities couldn’t help but tell Obama how much he’s missed in the current age of, well, you know.
Here are some of the best messages:
Oh! An excuse to post pictures of a real leader! Yes! Exciting! Happy Birthday, Mr. President! We miss you so, so, like, so much. So much. pic.twitter.com/S9yjfmKJHu
— Ava DuVernay (@ava) August 4, 2017
Keep living your best life, Obama!