Mark Zuckerberg: 5 Sweet Fatherhood Moments That Got Thousands Of Hearts Melting

December 25, 2017

We know him as the CEO of one of the biggest social networking sites in the world, Facebook. The successful computer programmer and internet entrepreneur has impressed millions of people with his achievements. But to his two adorable children, he is just 'dad'.

Zuckerberg began dating his now-wife in 2003. The couple got married on May 19. 2012. On December 1, 2015, their first child, Maxima Chan Zuckerberg was born. In August 2017, they welcomed their daughter, August.

Their family is such a beautiful one and judging from social media pictures, he seems to be a pretty hands-on dad. Here are five times he totally had us melting with his social media posts.

1. The very special gift he gave Max

On September 16, Zuckerberg shared a picture of himself carrying his older daughter who was sipping from a cup. The Facebook boss explained that he just gave Max a kiddush cup in honour of Shabbat. He revealed that Max's great-great-grandfather, also named Max, got the cup after his family immigrated to the United States. The cup was passed down the family.

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2. Bonding time with August

This heartwarming picture of Zuckerberg holding his infant daughter and looking into her eyes had to be one of the sweetest daddy-daughter moments ever. From the way August looked back at her daddy, it's clear she adored him too.

3. His loving words for his newborn daughter

After the birth of August a couple of months ago, Zuckerberg shared an open letter on his Facebook page which was addressed to his newborn. His message for his baby was that she learned to enjoy her childhood and have fun.

4. Trick or treat'ing

The family looked so cute as they all dressed up for Halloween in this picture shared by Zuckerberg in November.

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5. Taking a break for family

A couple of weeks ago, Zuckerberg announced that he was taking some time off work and social media to be with his kids, August and Max. A dad that takes time off to bond with his family is a fantastic dad indeed.