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David Beckham celebrates his 40th birthday by finally getting Instagram!

2015-05-02 22:00

Cape Town – David Beckham is finally on Instagram!

The silver fox celebrated his 40th birthday on Saturday and to mark the happy occasion he decided to finally join the social media site.

Reaching 1.8 million followers in only 8 hours, it is pretty obvious his presence is appreciated and with the pictures he’s shared so far we can’t wait to see what’s next!

Here’s a look at what the 40-year-old has shared so far...

He started out with a classic black and white, shirtless, still in bed pose on the morning of his birthday…

And then the festivities began…

I feel very spoilt this morning! #DB40

A photo posted by David Beckham (@davidbeckham) on


A photo posted by David Beckham (@davidbeckham) on

He calls himself lucky but with a face like this it is quite evident that we’re the lucky ones!

I feel a very lucky man #DB40

A photo posted by David Beckham (@davidbeckham) on

And of course family always comes first, we just love the relationship he has with his kids…

Here's a photo with @brooklynbeckham the real boss of the family! #DB40

A photo posted by David Beckham (@davidbeckham) on

While we’re on the topic, Brooklyn Beckham celebrated reaching 1 million Instagram followers on his mom’s birthday, which was only a couple of weeks ago…

Reached 1 million followers on my mums birthday. Thank u guys so much #ismydadcoolerthanme

A video posted by Brooklyn Beckham (@brooklynbeckham) on

But it seems his parents’ birthdays seem to be good luck for him as he reached a whopping 2 million followers on his dad’s special day!

Reached 1 mil on my mums birthday and 2 mil on my dads. Thank u guys so much #DB40

A photo posted by Brooklyn Beckham (@brooklynbeckham) on

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