Happy birthday, HH Sheikh Mohammed!

Well wishes have been pouring in for HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, who celebrated his 68th birthday on Saturday.

The vice president of the UAE and ruler of Dubai, who was born in 1949, received birthday messages on social media from a number of influential figures and organisations – but undoubtedly the most touching tributes came from the leader’s family members.

Sheikh Mohammed’s daughter, Sheikha Manal, shared a sweet video of the ruler’s grandchildren wishing their “Baba Mohammed” a happy birthday.

#happybirthdaybabamohammed @hhshkmohd #محمد_بن_راشد_كل_عام_وانت_بخير

A post shared by Manal M R Al Maktoum (@mmbinrashid) on


Read more:
Sheikh Mohammed Meets His Newest Grandson In Gorgeous Family Portrait
Sheikh Mohammed Spent Eid Surrounded By Family After Jetting Back From The UK

HRH Princess Haya shared an adorable photo of her husband and their daughter, Sheikha Al Jalila.

Other family members shared nostalgic photos of the ruler from their childhood.

Happy Birthday my number 1 💖 #Dad

A post shared by Maitha Al Maktoum (@mmrm1) on

HH Sheikh Hamdan, Crown Prince of Dubai, dedicated his Instagram story to his father.

Here’s to many more happy memories to come.

– For more about Dubai’s lifestyle, news and fashion scene straight to your newsfeed, follow us on Facebook

Images: Instagram