From Barack Obama to Kanye West — here’s how famous dads are being honored on


Father’s Day is a holiday to spend a little extra time with dad and let him know how much you care. Many take to social media to express their thanks to the fathers in their lives — including the families of some of the world’s most famous people.

From former President Barack Obama to Prince Charles to Kanye West, this is how many families in the public eye are paying tribute to their beloved dads online.

Barack Obama

Michelle Obama posted a sweet Father’s Day message to her husband, Mr. Obama, on social media on Sunday. “Thank you for the way you love our girls—and all the young people in this country, no matter who they are or where they come from,” she wrote, alongside a photo of him with their two daughters, Malia and Sasha. “We feel your warmth and generosity today and everyday. Happy Father’s Day, Barack!”

Prince Charles and Prince William 

The official social media channels of Britain’s Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, posted multiple images of some of the royal family’s patriarchs. The couple shared a sweet image of William and his dad, Prince Charles, from 2019 and an old photo of Catherine and her father, Michael Middleton, in one post.

Another series of posts, which the account stated were in honor of William’s birthday on Sunday, showed the royal playing with his three children. Catherine and William have three children, Prince George, Prince Louis and Princess Charlotte.

Dwyane Wade

Actress Gabrielle Union posted a photo of her husband, former basketball player and father of four, Dwyane Wade, and her own dad on Instagram for Father’s Day.

“My favorite fathers. The way you both show up time and time again for us. The way you both lead with your own mistakes,” Union wrote. “The way you both look for ways to be better men, husbands, allies, and most importantly, fathers. I love you both. My favorite dads in the world.”

Chris Pratt

Katherine Schwarzenegger paid tribute to husband Chris Pratt on Instagram Sunday, posting a long message alongside a collage photo of the duo.

“What an amazing year you’ve had and I know this year will be filled with more fun, adventure and love,” she wrote, also wishing her husband a happy birthday in the post. “I thank God every day for you. blessed to live life with you, watch you grow, and one of the greatest gifts has been watching you be the most loving and fun father.”

Pratt has one son, Jack, from his previous marriage to actress Anna Faris and is expecting a child with Schwarzenegger.

Kanye West

Kim Kardashian West wrote a loving note to husband, rapper and designer Kanye West, thanking him for making life “so much fun” for the family….

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