Retired Football star and celebrity model, David Beckham celebrated his 40th birthday by joining Instagram. Beckham joined the social media site in style by posting a picture of himself lying in bed, and has gained 1.6 million followers in just a few hours.
A caption read: “Good morning and hello! It’s great to finally be on Instagram, been a long time coming but I can’t wait to start sharing all my special moments with you.
“Thank you for all your birthday messages so far. Looking forward to a great day with friends and family.” Becks posed for a selfie with his teenage son, Brooklyn.
The former England captain is celebrating his 40th birthday in Morocco, and several stars are expected to attend a lavish bash in Marrakech on Saturday night.
Other photographs show Becks enjoying a selfie with his teenage son, Brooklyn. He wished fans ‘good morning’ in his first-ever snap. Pic: Instagram
Beckham shares his birthday with several other famous faces. They include Lily Allen, who turns 30 today, along with the designer Donatella Versace, who is 60.
And, of course, the father-of-four will also share his special day with the royal princess who was born today.