Barack Obama, the former president of the United States, shared his wishes for Michelle, his “love” and “best friend”, on Instagram today.

Obama, 60 years old, shared a sweet picture of himself kissing his smiling cheek behind a stunning sunset as Obama celebrated her former first lady’s 58th birthday.  

In a concise caption, he wrote: “Happy birthday Michelle,” ‘My love, my partner, my best friend…’

Former President Barack Obama wished his wife Michelle a happy birthday on Instagram this morning, posting a photo of him kissing her cheek in what appears to be Hawaii

Barack Obama posted an Instagram photo this morning of himself kissing Michelle’s cheek in Hawaii.

'Happy birthday, Michelle,' he wrote in the photo's caption. 'My love, my partner, my best friend...'

He wrote, “Happy Birthday, Michelle,” in the caption of the photo. ‘My love, my partner, my best friend…’

This photo is a recently released image. It appears that it was taken in Hawaii where the couple spent Christmas and New Years.

Michelle, beaming in her brown top, holds her martini in one hand and her other round her husband’s neck.

In the meantime, she is wearing a white button down and gives her left cheek a kiss. 

Each year the Obama family makes a visit to former president Barack Obama’s hometown in order to relax and spend time with loved ones. 

In December, Obama was was pictured donning black swim trunks as he went for a dip in the Pacific Ocean, and was snapped squinting in the sun as he left his sunglasses behind. 

His daughters Sasha (20 years old) and Malia (23 years old), were also captured on camera while they paddled on water in stand-up boards. Each was wearing a bikini to enjoy the day at the beach.

Obama later was also pictured playing a round with his friends in gold, but Michelle managed to avoid being photographed. 

In December, Obama was was pictured donning black swim trunks as he went for a dip in the Pacific Ocean while visiting Hawaii with his family

Obama was seen in black swim trunks while he took a plunge into the Pacific Ocean with his family during a December visit to Hawaii.

The day before, his daughters, Sasha, 20, and Malia, 23, were also caught on camera as they went out on the water on stand-up paddle boards

Sasha (age 20) and Malia (23) were also filmed as his daughters paddled out on stand-up paddle boards.

Michelle was not photographed in public in Hawaii, but she did share a photo celebrating New Year's

Michelle wasn’t photographed publicly in Hawaii but shared a picture celebrating the New Year.

But, she shared her own picture from Hawaii that showed how her and her husband celebrated the start of the new year wearing silly-star-shaped glasses.

Today, the ex-first lady is celebrating her birthday with well wishes from Jill Biden, current first lady. 

Obama shares many adoring photos of his wife on their wedding anniversary.  

He shared a throwback photograph of the wife in 2021 and wrote, “Happy Birthday to my love and best friend. It is an honor to share every moment with you. Love you, Miche.’ 

In 2020, he shared a series of four black-and-white snaps, which appear to have been taken inside a photo booth.

Michelle is a great example of affection, hugging her husband and sitting on his lap.

One picture shows Obama kissing Michelle on the cheek. Another shows Obama flashing peace signs. 

Obama frequently shares adoring posts about his wife in honor of her birthday and their anniversaries, including this photo in 2021

Obama often shares loving posts about his wife to celebrate her birthdays and anniversaries. This photo is from 2021

Last year, he called his wife his 'best friend' and a 'blessing' in a gushing tribute

In a touching tribute, he described his wife as his best friend and his blessing.

In 2020, he shared a series of four black-and-white snaps, which appear to have been taken inside a photo boot

A series of black-and-white photos that he took in 2020 was shared by him. These appear to be taken from a photoboot 

All four are exceedingly affectionate, with Michelle hugging her husband's head and sitting in his lap

All four are exceedingly affectionate, with Michelle hugging her husband's head and sitting in his lap

Michelle cuddles her husband’s neck and lays in his lap. 

One shows Obama kissing her cheek, and another shows him flashing a peace sign

The first shows Obama kissing his cheek and the second shows him flashing peace signs. 

'In every scene, you are my star, @MichelleObama!' he wrote, adding: 'Happy birthday, baby!'

@MichelleObama, ‘In each scene, you’re my star! He added: “Happy birthday baby!” 

“In every scene you are my star @MichelleObama!” He added: “Happy birthday baby!”

This message appeared alongside an older photo in 2019, 

‘I knew it way back then and I’m absolutely convinced of it today — you’re one of a kind, @MichelleObama. Happy Birthday! He wrote.

She has sent him similar messages of love in return. One was on her husband’s birthday last year. 

In celebration of her 60th, she wrote, “Of all the accomplishments you have made, I know that being an present, loving father for our girls is tops them all,”

“Thank you for your unwavering support and love. Happy 60th Birthday, @BarackObama


In 2019, the message came alongside another old photo. 'I knew it way back then and I'm absolutely convinced of it today - you're one of a kind, @MichelleObama. Happy Birthday!'

The 2019 message was accompanied by another photo. “I was elated to see it again, and it’s still true today. You’re a unique person @MichelleObama. Happy Birthday