As John TravoltaHe celebrated his 68th birthday with his daughter Ella Travolta posted a heartwarming tribute to the veteran actor. 

The 21-year old actress wrote that February 18 was her birthday. You are my Daddy, I love you so much.

Along with the message, Ella included an adorable throwback photo of herself as a young kid sitting on her dad’s lap while on the grass. John later thanked everyone for the birthday wishes in a brief video posted on his own Instagram account.

“Before the night is over, I just want to just — oh gosh, okay — I just wanted to thank you for loving me and caring and wishing me a happy birthday,” the actor said. I really appreciate it.

Ella’s sweet sentiment echoed the message she posted back in October for National Father-Daughter Day, in which she referred to the Pulp FictionStar as her “heroes” and “best friends.”