- Samuel L. Jackson turned 72 recently and his fans decided to make him trend by wishing him a happy birthday
- The trend was started by Twitter user @chuuzus whose birthday post for the actor went viral
- Many fans were shocked to learn that Samuel was 72 because a few felt that he looked a lot younger than that
Legendary American actor Samuel L. Jackson turned 72 on 21 December 2020 and his fans decided to take the time to honour him on his special day. Twitter user @chuuzus started the trend by uploading two pictures of Jackson, wishing him a happy birthday.
"Happy 72nd birthday to the legend Samuel L. Jackson," they wrote.
The Twitter user added an emoji of a goat at the end of the tweet, meaning that they regard Samuel L. Jackson as the Greatest of All Time (GOAT).
Social media users all over the world started paying tribute to the actor, with many being shocked at his age. Many felt that he was aging rather gracefully.
Briefly.co.za gathered a number of reactions from social media users wishing Samuel L. Jackson a happy birthday:
@Sweet_Eeeee commented: "He does not look it. Aging gracefully. He's my birthday mate."
@WeAreAllOther said: "Seventy-what? I want my superpower to be Samuel L. Jackson/Angela Bassett immortality."
@norw29648460 wrote: "Happy birthday! To one of my favorite actors. May God bless you with many more of these special days."
@iam__osaze said: "If Samuel L. Jackson is 72, then how old is Morgan Freeman?"
@drea_valentin commented: "Seriously had to Google him cause I can't believe he's 72. Like what? Take about aging gracefully."
In other entertainment news, Briefly.co.za reported that Kim Kardashian is going to gift 1000 fans R7k to assist with paying bills. American reality show star, Kim Kardashian, recently promised fans on Twitter $500 in the spirit of Christmas. Taking to her verified page, the 40-year-old star noted that the year 2020 had been a very tough one for many people.
Explaining further, she said that the hard year left many people worrying about paying their rent or putting food on their tables. She then concluded the post by saying that she wanted to show love to 1000 people by giving them $500 (around R7303) each.
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