Dwyane Wade Celebrates His Pretty Wife Gabrielle Union's Birthday with This Touching Tribute

Stephen Thompson
Oct 30, 2020
10:45 A.M.
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NBA star Dwyane Wade could not stop gushing about his beautiful wife Gabrielle Union in a touching Instagram post he shared to celebrate her 48th birthday. 

Gabrielle Union is 48! Her proud hubby, Dwyane Wade celebrated the day and as expected, he serenaded the actress with a sweet tribute.

Taking to Instagram, Wade shared a series of pictures featuring him and Union. The first slide saw them striking a power couple pose as they stood hand in hand while donning matching suits.

Gabrielle Union & Dwyane Wade hugging outside Hermes during Paris Fashion Week on June 24, 2017. | Photo: Getty Images


The next slide featured an outdoor image of the couple rocking casual outfits as they lovingly looked into each other’s eyes. The third slide showed Union striking a playful pose in the pool. 

The post also featured images of the couple with their daughter Kaavia James and Wades’ kids, Zaya and Zaire. The pictures were accompanied by a cute message where Wade described his wife as a beautiful and brilliant woman.


Wade continued by thanking Union for being a role model to their daughter and for always standing up for their kids at school. He added:

“I’m inspired to wake up and be greater because I get to watch your grind day after day.”

Wade concluded by writing that he looked forward to more adventures and not caring about what other people might think about their family.


The sweet tribute was met with several reactions from fans and followers who took to the comments section to leave their thoughts about the post. While some joined Wade in wishing Union a happy birthday, others could not stop gushing about how cute the couple looked. 

Union’s birthday comes only a few months after she and Wade celebrated their sixth wedding anniversary.

In addition to the tribute from Wade, Union also received shoutouts from her friends and colleagues, including Tracee Ellis Ross, with whom she shares the same birthday.


Taking to Instagram, Ross shared a picture of Union donning a striped two-piece swimsuit. She accompanied it with a caption where she described Union as an inspiration. Ross concluded by writing:

 “I love inhabiting a world and an industry with you. Happy Birthday you glorious being!!”

Union’s birthday comes only a few months after she and Wade celebrated their sixth wedding anniversary. As expected, the couple marked the milestone with loving posts on social media.


Taking to Instagram, Wade took a trip down memory lane and shared a montage from their beautiful Maimi ceremony. He captioned it by simply writing, “6 years and counting…”

Union also shared the same montage and accompanied it with a caption where she expressed her love for Wade while adding that she looked forward to a lifetime with him.

The couple started dating in 2009 and tied the knot in 2014. With their amazing love and success story in the NBA, they have effortlessly earned the title of one of Hollywood’s biggest power couples.