Here is a list of 100 happy birthday messages for dads from daughters to make them feel extra loved on their birthday.
#1 Every day is a gift to have a dad as selfless, loyal and supportive as you. I’m so grateful to be your daughter. Knowing that you stand with me, right there ready to catch me, has given me the courage to become who I am. I can never thank you enough. Happy birthday, my dearest father.
#2 Happy birthday, Dad! Every day, you show me how lucky I am to be your daughter. Thank you for taking the time to mold me into the woman I am today. I want nothing more than that all of your wishes come true.
#3 Every year, I’m more and more grateful for all that you do for me. The older I get, the more I can see not only why you have raised me in your way, but also how much time and self-sacrifice it took. You have been so dedicated and selfless. You have been steadfast, despite my objections and rebellion. You have been consistent, never giving up on me. I could not have asked for a better father. I am truly lucky to have you as my dad. Happy birthday, and many happy birthdays in the future.
#4 In every way, year after year, moment after moment, I am so lucky to be your daughter. Happy birthday, to the world’s greatest dad!
#5 To my dad on your important day. You have taught me so many vital lessons about life through the years and helped me avoid some serious mistakes. Thank you for taking the time to put me ahead of your own needs. I want you to know that I am forever thankful for your sacrifice, and I do indeed know how lucky I am to have you for a dad. Happy birthday, dad.
#6 You taught me how to tie my shoes and ride a bike. You taught me to always shoot for the stars and go after what I want. Thank you for all of this, and so much more. I am truly thankful to be your daughter. Happy birthday, to my very special dad.
#7 Happy birthday, to my dad, who is so wise, soft-hearted and loving. The way you have gently taught me about life has had an unimaginable influence on who I have become. I thank you, from the bottom of my heart. All my love, forever, your daughter.
#8 It means so much to have you in my corner and know that you’ve always got my back no matter what. Knowing you are there has given me the strength to become the person I am today. Happy birthday, to my amazing and supportive dad.
#9 Happy birthday, to my devoted dad. You have worked hard so that all of my dreams could come true, and I am so thankful for how much you have given up for me. I’m so proud to be your daughter. I love you.
#10 I’m so lucky to be your daughter. From the day that I was born, you’ve taught me so much about compassion, strength, and courage. You taught me well, Dad. Happy birthday.
#11 Wishing my selfless and kind dad a very happy birthday. Being your daughter is the greatest treasure I could have ever asked for.
#12 Every day is a gift when I’m the daughter of a dad as cool as you! Happy birthday…May all of your hopes and desires come true today.
#13 Happy birthday, Dad. If dads were flowers, I’d still pick you! I know that you are just the perfect father to support me on this journey we call life! Thanks for never giving up on me no matter what. I hope your birthday and the future will be bright.
#14 I know life is full of the good, the bad, and the ugly. But I’m reminding you today that it’s also full of beautiful and wonderful things, loving people, and cherished memories. May your birthday be full of laughter, and may the year ahead be full of beautiful times. Happy Birthday, Dad.
#15 Happy birthday, Dad. When I was a little girl, I thought my Daddy was perfect. As time went on, I realized that nothing is perfect. But thanks to you I always remember that life does not have to be perfect for it to still be beautiful. Thank you for being an inspiration. All the best.
#16 I know everyone teases me saying I’m just like you in so many ways. But I want you to know that’s one of the things I am happy about in life. You are a sincere person walking a journey of integrity, and I’m happy to be following in your footsteps. May your journey ahead long, fulfilling and healthy. Happy Birthday, Dad.
#17 Even when we don’t get to spend much time together the voice in my head sounds very much like you! I am grateful that it’s a kind, encouraging, and uplifting voice! May the universe support and encourage you in all you do on your birthday and always. Happy Birthday, Dad.
#18 Happy birthday, to my smart, hilarious, silly dad. May all of your wishes and heart’s desires come true today and always. Love, your daughter.
#19 Happy birthday, to my phenomenal dad. From the day I was born, and every year since, you’ve taught me what love is. And so now that I know what it is, I can say with certainty that I truly and unconditionally love you…for who you are…including any imperfections. Your daughter, forever.
#20 Happy birthday, to the dad with the world’s best sense of humor. It’s so much fun being your daughter.
#21 The years go by so quickly, but with each new candle on the cake, I am even more grateful for all you’ve done for me. Happy birthday, to my awesome one-of-a-kind dad. Love, your daughter.
#22 Happy birthday, to a fun, considerate, and supportive! May your day be filled with all the love you spread around you each day. I’m so grateful to be your daughter.
#23 Happy birthday, Dad. When I was a kid, I used to think I was the luckiest girl I knew because I had you. Now I’m older than I could have imagined I would get, but I’m still feeling like the luckiest girl I know because I have you! Please take good care of yourself. I want you always there.
#24 To my dad on your birthday: Thank you for always teaching me to reach for the stars. I’m so grateful to be your daughter. Happy birthday!
#25 Happy birthday, Dad! You always support my goals and make me laugh when I need cheering up. I’m so thankful to be your daughter.
#26 Wishing you a day filled with joy and wishes that come true. You are a wise, soft-hearted, and giving dad and I’m so glad to be your daughter. Happy birthday!
#27 Dad, you amaze me with your generous spirit, your intelligence, and your kindness. I’m so thankful to have been born to you. Happy birthday.
#28 Happy birthday to the best man in the world: my dad. May your day be filled with fun, laughter, and all of your wishes coming true. Love, your daughter.
#29 Happy birthday, Dad! You’re a gift in my life, and I’m so thankful to be your daughter. May all of your wishes and heart’s desires come true today and every day.
#30 Happy birthday to my super caring, kind, funny, intelligent dad. I’m sure glad to be your daughter.
#31 To my dad, who always thinks of others. May your day be all about celebrating what a caring and beautiful spirit you are. Happy birthday! Love, your daughter.
#32 Happy birthday, to my dad who always gives me so much support and love. I’m so grateful to be your daughter. May all of your dreams come true.
#33 It’s time to light the candles and get the party started… it’s someone’s special day! Happy birthday, Dad. Love always, your daughter.
#34 Happy Birthday to a dad that is also my best friend and greatest supporter. Thank you for always letting me be myself and for teaching me so many invaluable lessons as your daughter. You’re simply the greatest.
#35 The special bond between a daughter and a dad is a gift from God, and I’m so thankful for all that you do, today and every day. Happy birthday, to my caring and hardworking dad.
#36 Happy birthday, to my awesome, kind, smart, and silly dad. I’m so thankful to be your daughter today and every day.
#37 May all of your wishes and heart’s desires come true as we celebrate another year around the sun. Happy birthday, to my phenomenal dad. Love, your daughter.
#38 The happiest of birthdays to my hero and role model. You’ve always been so encouraging and an inspiration to everyone who knows you. I hope that you have an incredible birthday and that there are many more to come! As your daughter, I am so lucky to share such amazing memories with you.
#39 Best wishes on your birthday, Dad! The unconditional love that you have shown me as your daughter, through the years, has helped in shaping me into the person I am today. Today, and every day, I want to celebrate the fact that I have such an amazing father.
#40 To my dad on your birthday: From the time I was a little girl, you lifted me up so that I could take on anything. I’m who I am today because of you. I love you. Happy birthday!
#41 Happy birthday, to the first man in my life, my Dad. You’ve taught me that I’m worth love and respect, and this has shaped all my happiness. Wishing you happiness always.
#42 Thanks for always being there. Your advice means the world to me. I hope your birthday and your future will be full and happiness and health. Happy birthday, to my Dad and best friend.
#43 Happy birthday, Dad. As the years move on, I’m glad that some things never change. You are still the one constant in my life. Thanks for being there. I wish you a birthday of laughter and joy, and many, many happy returns.
#44 We are still as close as we were when I was just a girl. I remember our conversations back then, and I realize that the more things change the more they stay the same. Stay as unique and inspiring as you are. Happy birthday, Dad.
#45 Happy birthday, Dad. It’s been a great year and a fun journey together through all these years. I’m grateful to have you. Here’s to you, and to many more years of good health and happiness.
#46 I don’t know if you realize how much I am like you! I am so happy to be your daughter. May this special day and your journey ahead bring joyous experiences both on the inner and outer journey. Happy Birthday, Dad.
#47 Happy birthday, Dad. Long ago you taught me, sometimes the hard way, that the best things in life are free. This is one of my most treasured insights, and I still believe that. Wishing you everything of the best on your birthday, Dad.
#48 You are still as young at heart as I always remember you being. Stay as feisty and exciting as you are. I’m proud to be your daughter. Happy Birthday, Dad.
#49 The bond between a father and a daughter is a special gift. Today, may all your wishes come true. Happy birthday, Dad!
#50 Through it all, the good times and the bad, the happy and the sad, you have always, always been there. I hope you know that you are appreciated and loved on your birthday and always. All the best. Happy birthday, Dad.
#51 Happy Birthday to the man who always reminds me to chase my dreams. I am so appreciative of all that you do, Dad. Today, on your birthday, I want you to know that I love you more than anything. I hope that today treats you well. You deserve the best. Love, from your daughter.
#52 I don’t know how you always know the right thing to say when I need a shoulder to cry on…but thank you. You’re there when it matters to me. Lots of love on your birthday and always. Happy Birthday, Dad.
#53 Daddy, I hope that you feel extremely loved and appreciated on your birthday. As your daughter, I want you to know that you are so generous, loyal and giving. I hope that your birthday is filled with love, laughter and fun. Happy birthday!
#54 Happy birthday, Dad. What a journey! You are doing a fantastic job, and I salute you! I know it’s not been easy, and it’s far from perfect, but we always have each other. Wishing you hope and joy today, in the coming year, and always.
#55 What can I say? We all know I am daddy’s girl and always have been. Thank you for letting me lean on you when I need to!! Lots of love, and Happy Birthday, Dad.
#56 Happy birthday, Dad. I hope you will be able to take a break today to do the things you love. Thanks for putting us first, but remember that your happiness matters a lot today and always.
#57 When I was a little girl, I couldn’t believe how big you were! Now that I’m big, I can’t believe how wise you are! Thanks for being someone I can look up to. Happy Birthday, Dad.
#58 Two of the greatest things that you have ever given me are love and laughter. Today, on your birthday, Dad, I hope that you experience enough love and laughter to last you a lifetime! Here’s to you, Dad, from your loving daughter. Happy birthday!
#59 Every year, in every way, it’s a gift to have your support in all that I do. I’m so honored to be your daughter. Happy birthday, to my dad.
#60 Dear Dad, on your birthday, I want to let you know that you are the most loyal, loving and devoted father I know. I am eternally grateful for all of your words of encouragement, jokes and life lessons. I am the woman I am today because of you. Happy birthday!
#61 You’re talented, intelligent, funny, and a devoted Dad! I will always be your biggest fan! Wishing you only the best. Happy Birthday, Dad.
#62 Happy Birthday to the most incredible father a daughter could ever hope to ask for. You have always been so considerate and supportive of me, and I hope that I make you proud every single day. You are truly an inspiration.
#63 I remember all the years of my life like they were just yesterday. The memories flood back to me often when I think back – you were always there. The good times of the past are just as real to me as the good times of today. I am grateful for it all. Here’s to many more good times! Happy Birthday, Dad.
#64 Happy birthday, Dad. I admire your wisdom, but there is one thing you will never know…and that is how good it feels to be the daughter of a great man! All the best to you today and always.
#65 Thank you for being an example of happiness and success for me to follow. I am inspired to be joyful, well, and successful because of your success. Happy Birthday, Dad.
#66 Happy birthday, Dad. Your birthday is a special day for me. After all, I know you all of my life – right from day one, and in fact even before! What a remarkable life we live! I wish you wonder and joy always. Thanks for being my Dad!
#67 Wow! I can’t believe how much you achieved this last year, Dad. You deserve an epic birthday celebration and a chance to relax and really have some fun! Happy Birthday, Dad.
#68 Happy birthday, to a remarkable man who I’ve known all my life! Dad, I hope you have an extraordinary day and a really great year ahead.
#69 To my talented and extraordinary Dad. Thanks for all you do for me. Happy birthday and I wish you another great year!
#70 Happy birthday, Dad. Do you remember those conversations we had when I was a teenager? I still remember the dreams and plans we had, and the hour-long chats. Not much has changed between us in all these years, and I hope it never will! All the best!
#71 Thank you for all the memorable times we spent together this year. I treasure our time together. I hope you have a really successful and happy year ahead, and I hope we get to spend lots of time together. Happy Birthday, Dad.
#72 Happy Birthday, Dad. It’s that time of year again when I realize we are all getting older. Luckily some are also getting wiser! Thanks for being the wise one among us – we need you. Stay happy and healthy always.
#73 Thank you for being you. You are at the root of this family. I hope you have a happy birthday and a really joyous year ahead. Happy Birthday, Dad.
#74 Dad, I hope you know that you are loved every day of the year. Happy birthday. Please celebrate you – there is much to celebrate!
#75 Happy birthday to you, Dad. The roles we’ve had as daughter and father have faded through the years, and now I feel like we are two fellow travelers on a journey of the soul. Thank you for the respect and love all year through, and I wish you everything of the best this coming year.
#76 Happy Birthday, Dad. I wish you a great birthday and smooth sailing ahead. May all your challenges be resolved, and may your path be always guided.
#77 Happy birthday, to my Dad and my hero. You’re still a superhero no matter how old you get because your superpowers are in the heart and mind. You are an extraordinary human being. I’m so glad you’re my Dad. Happy, happy birthday!
#78 Happy birthday, to a special soul who is my dad. Thank you for the light that you are in my life. May you find happiness in the year ahead.
#79 Happy, happy birthday, dearest Dad. Thank you for helping me make some of my dreams a reality. Your support means the world to me. I truly hope that all your dreams come true.
#80 Happy Birthday to the world’s best Dad! I love you to the moon and back, and every single day I realize that I am the luckiest daughter on earth to have a father like you. Never change!
#81 Happy Birthday, Dad. You’re very special to me. Please take care of yourself. Wishing you good health, success, and love in the future.
#82 Today is the perfect day to celebrate unique you. Your essence is a spark that comes across in everything you do. It is a privilege to know you, and it’s a privilege to be your daughter. Happy Birthday, Dad.
#83 Happy Birthday, Dad. Do you remember how we used to talk about our dreams when I was young? I think we have achieved many of them through the years gone by! Dreams do come true! Thanks for everything. All the best, with love from your daughter.
#84 No one has an imagination likes yours…except maybe me because I’m your daughter. Your talent and creativity inspire me. I hope you will create a fantastic year ahead. Happy Birthday, Dad.
#85 Happy Birthday, Dad. Although we’ve had our fair share of troubles, it’s only made our bond stronger. I will always be your daughter, and I will always love you to the moon and back. Have an amazing birthday!
#86 You know, I don’t like it when you put yourself down because in case you haven’t noticed I am a carbon copy of you! Believe in yourself, and soar like the eagle you are! I believe in you. Lots of love from your daughter. Happy Birthday, Dad.
#87 Happy Birthday, Dad. Thanks for picking me up when I fall. I looked up to you then, and I look up to you now. Please take care, and have a relaxing peaceful birthday.
#88 I know you’ve come so far this year in reaching your goals and developing yourself. It’s really cool having a Dad who is motivated. May all your dreams become a reality. I know you will do whatever you set your heart on. With love from your daughter. Happy Birthday, Dad.
#89 Happy Birthday, Dad. I know that life has thrown you a few curve balls lately, but I want to say that I admire the way you’ve handled it all. It’s how we respond that matters, as you taught me. May the next round be much smoother for you!
#90 As I grow, I realize that life is not as simple as I once thought. I appreciate the sacrifices you have made along the way, so that I could get to where I am. May you be richly rewarded in all the ways that truly matter. Happy Birthday, Dad.
#91 Happy Birthday, Dad. Thanks for the little things you do every day. I can see how the little things that are constant become the whole of life. You are a big part of my happiness. Wishing you happiness always. From your daughter.
#92 Happy Birthday, to the best Dad in the whole world. I don’t know how I was lucky enough to get you, but I think we are the perfect pair! I can’t imagine anyone else understanding me the way you do. I wish you the very best of everything always.
#93 Wow Dad…another year full of awesome experiences! You’ve done so much. May you continue to enjoy every moment of life as you move into a new year. Happy Birthday, Dad, with love from your daughter.
#94 Dad, I remember the days, months and years of sharing beautiful moments – with awesome people, the best music that we both love, and so much fun and joy! I wish you more of all of these things that money just can’t buy. I love who you are! Happy Birthday.
#95 To my Dad and my hero. I know we don’t spend that much time together anymore, but when I need you, I know you are always there! Stay strong and stay happy. I love you, Dad. Happy Birthday.
#96 Sending warm birthday wishes to the greatest dad ever. You have always taught me to be a soft-hearted, hard-working and ambitious woman. You lead by example and have always been there for me, through good times and bad. Happy birthday!
#97 To my caring and loving Dad. Thank you for making me feel special always. This world is bigger than I thought possible, and life is more challenging than I imagined. But I know I can always come home to you for encouragement to carry on! May the universe always give you the encouragement and confidence you deserve so much. Happy Birthday Dad, from your daughter.
#98 Happy Birthday, Dad. When life says you can’t do it, please remember that your daughter says you can! You are the strongest person I know, and you can move mountains with your love and faith. Reach for the stars. All the best.
#99 As I watch you grow older, I learn about wisdom from you. A wise spirit is kind, gentle, and slow to judge. When I grow up, I still want to be like you! Happy Birthday, Dad. From your daughter, with all my love and respect.
#100 Happy Birthday, to an impressive gentleman, my Dad. May you have a first-class birthday, and a fantastic year ahead. You’re the best!
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