Today is extra special for Niall Horan: it's his 23rd birthday! The One Direction singer has proven time and time again that he is in fact the biggest 1D fan around, and this loyalty not only to his band, but to his fans, family and friends, is just part of the reason why he's so beloved. That's what makes him beautiful.
Click through the gallery to see the proof and don't forget to leave him a birthday shout-out in the comments section below!
He knows how to give a comforting hug when you need it most.