90+ Best Birthday Wishes for Father-in-Law

Is your father-in-law turning another year older, and you don’t even know the right words to wish him well? No worries; that’s what you will learn today with our collection of the best birthday wishes for fathers-in-law.

A father-in-law is a pillar of your marriage; he wields a magical wand that can affect all of your in-laws. When it comes to something about him, you should always be ready to surprise him with your sweet words. And guess what? Sweet words touch all fathers-in-law.

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If your father-in-law’s birthday is coming up, wish him a happy birthday in a special way. We’ve got you covered to ensure you deliver awesome wishes. This is a big list of 90+ heartfelt, sweet, and funny birthday messages and quotes for fathers-in-law. Check out the list and read the words slowly to find out how to perfectly celebrate such a special man.

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Here are some short birthday wishes and quotes for fathers-in-law to help you convey your feelings to the man who raised your life partner and touch his heart with a few words.

  • Happy Birthday to a great man in my life, my awesome father-in-law!
  • Happy Birthday, Father-in-Law! Many happy returns of the day!
  • From the bottom of my heart, I’m wishing all the best to the father of my sweetheart.

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  • Congratulations on another year of being the friendliest father-in-law ever!
  • Happy Birthday, Dear Father-in-Law! Thank you for doing your best to support us.
  • Happy Birthday, my second father! I’m grateful to you for being such a wonderful man.
  • The awesomest father-in-law ever deserves the awesomest birthday ever.
  • Happy Birthday to an exceptional father-in-law! From an exceptional [daughter-in-law/son-in-law].
  • Happy Birthday, Dad! Removing the tag “in-law” is my gift for you.
  • Warmest wishes to the man who made my married life more exciting.
  • Best wishes to the best father-in-law in the galaxy!

Best wishes to the best father-in-law in the galaxy!

  • Happy Birthday to someone I love and respect with all my heart – my lovely father-in-law.
  • It’s time to forget the work and enjoy your day. Happy Birthday, Father-in-Law!
  • Happy Birthday to a man of his words – my dear father-in-law!
  • Happy Birthday, Father-in-Law! Thank God you’ve come into my life.

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Are you still lost? Can’t you get in your head to find the best words for your father-in-law? Everything is fine; this section is what you really need. The following sweet birthday wishes and quotes for fathers-in-law can help you inspire the birthday boy and put a smile on his face.

  • If I had known that I would have such an extraordinary father-in-law, I would have married your [son/daughter] twice, so I could doubly enjoy your care.
  • Happy Birthday to my wonderful father-in-law whose ocean of experience is the reason behind many life lessons I learned! I wish you good health and comfort.


  • Happy Birthday to a terrific actor of a twin role, father and father-in-law.
  • Maybe there are many kinds of fathers-in-law, but I’m sure none is better than yours. Happy Birthday to a superb father-in-law!
  • Your birthday is a good opportunity to tell you that you are not just a father to me and my [wife/husband], you are also an inspiration and a life coach for us. Happy Birthday, Daddy!
  • Your rules and guidance at each stage keep us on track. Enjoy today as you deserve it.
  • Wishing the best to the most authentic father-in-law who is above board in his dealings and never shows deceit in any case.
  • Happy Birthday, Dear Father-in-Law! I hope I can repay you in some way for your unending support. Thank you for being an incredible human being.
  • Dear father-in-law, you have a true sense of mentoring abilities and perfection; that has helped me much in my life with your [son/daughter]. Thank you, and Happy Birthday!
  • You taught us the true values of life and humanity. You’re a great man and deserve a great day.
  • Wishing a peaceful life ahead to a great man I’m proud to call my father-in-law.
  • Your inspiring personality deserves the best of everything, so I am wishing you the happiest of birthdays.
  • You are a perfect father, a perfect grandfather, and guess what!! A perfect father-in-law as well. Happy Birthday!

You are a perfect father, a perfect grandfather, and guess what!! A perfect father-in-law as well. Happy Birthday!

  • I hope things turn out the way my father-in-law hoped. Happy B-day!
  • In stories, we rarely find that kind father-in-law that all girls wish for, but you are one of those rare ones. As you have a birthday today, I’m one of the happiest people here. I love you, dad, and hope you enjoy today.
  • I don’t see you much, but I get cheerful every time I see you. Wishing you a day as joyful as you deserve.
  • There are many bad jokes made about fathers-in-law and other such things. You, father-in-law, are no joke indeed. Happy Birthday!
  • Thank you, my father-in-law, for having such a profound impact on your son. With my best wishes.
  • Dear father-in-law, as you’re getting older, how do you feel now? I just think it’s awesome.
  • Happy Birthday, Dad! Did I tell you before how lucky I am to have such a supportive father-in-law?

Happy Birthday, Father-in-Law!

  • Happy Birthday to my great father-in-law who can rule everything with one hand.
  • Maybe it’s rare to make a friendship with a father-in-law, but you’re really one of my favorite friends. Happy Birthday, my cool father-in-law!
  • Hey father-in-law, I know that it’s been a while, but I want to wish you a fabulous birthday. Enjoy!
  • Thank you for accepting me and for being a real father to me. Have a superb day.
  • This is the first time I have the honor to celebrate your birthday, and I hope it will be the best.
  • You are a great man, and it takes great men to have a family as beautiful as yours. Have a day as amazing as you are.
  • Sending birthday wishes to my amazingly wise father-in-law. May you grow wiser and more amazing.
  • Special days like these deserve family, a whole lot of cake, and great company. May you have all these today. Have a great bash and a magnificent birthday.
  • This is the day I have been waiting for—a day I will throw a party with the most important people in my family. Happy Birthday, Father-in-Law!
  • Of course you are my father-in-law, but for me, you are a big supporter and a good caretaker. Happy Birthday, Papa!
  • I just wonder how you can be so handsome at this age. Happy Birthday, my gentle father-in-law!

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Heart-Touching Birthday Wishes for Father-in-Law

Want a more heart-touching message? These next heartfelt birthday wishes and messages for fathers-in-law will help you show how much you love, respect and appreciate your father-in-law. We will also help you express your emotions about finding a true father in him.

  • Happy Birthday, Father-in-Law! You know what? If your wisdom could touch others, peace would cover the world. You are the best.
  • Happy Birthday to the best father-in-law-to-be! I’m so grateful to destiny for choosing you to be my future father-in-law.
  • Happy Birthday, dear father-in-law! I will never forget your great efforts to make our life better. Thank you for everything.

heart-touching birthday messages for father-in-law

  • Having two fathers in my life is one of the best things that ever happened to me. Thank you for being in my life. Happy Birthday, Daddy!
  • You always care for your family, but today is an exception; you have to just take care of yourself, enjoy yourself, and not let a single moment pass without having fun. Happy Birthday, my father-in-law!
  • As you always help me stay strong, I ask God to give you all the strength in the world. Happy Birthday to the most supportive father-in-law!
  • You are a blessing I will always cherish and a gem I will appreciate forever. Happy Birthday, Dad-in-Law!
  • I can’t imagine how hard life would have been without you. Thank you for being a considerate father-in-law. Happy Birthday!

Funny Birthday Wishes for Father-in-Law

Maybe dad jokes are the worst, but what about father-in-law jokes? I think some are pretty funny. So on your father-in-law’s birthday, you need to make your sense of humor overwhelm his. The following funny birthday wishes for fathers-in-law will help you make the old man laugh.

  • Happy Birthday to the man who always protects me from my mother-in-law.
  • Happy Birthday to the man who accepted a crazy girl as a wife to his son!

funny birthday wishes for father-in-law from daughter-in-law.

  • Happy Birthday to the man who accepted a crazy guy as a husband to his daughter!

Funny birthday wishes for father-in-law from son-in-law.

  • The good news is that my father-in-law’s birthday is coming up; the bad news is… Oh, there’s no bad news. Happy Birthday!
  • Happy Birthday to the man who landed every pretty girl when he was my age, my handsome father-in-law.
  • Who said my father-in-law is getting old?! That’s not true; he’s just getting ancient.
  • Happy Birthday to a man who knows well how women think! My mother-in-law is lucky to have such a smart husband.

Read Also: Top 100 Funny Birthday Messages

Birthday Prayers for Father-in-Law

Ask God to bless your father-in-law with one of the following heartfelt birthday prayers for fathers-in-law.

  • Happy Birthday to my wonderful father-in-law! May you have no age boundaries.
  • Wishing a one-of-a-kind birthday to my one-of-a-kind father-in-law! May you find peace and happiness wherever you are.
  • Happy Birthday, Daddy! May God bless you as He blessed me with such an amazing father-in-law.
  • Happy Birthday, Dad-in-Law! My prayer for you is that your big day will be filled with happiness and fun just as you filled our life with joy, laughter, and precious memories.

From Daughter-In-Law

Are you like a little princess to your father-in-law? If you love your father-in-law and see a real father in him, send him an appreciation message on his big day. The birthday wishes for fathers-in-law from daughters-in-law listed below will help you decide what to write in the greeting card or social media post.

  • Happy Birthday to my precious father-in-law, who makes me feel honored when he compliments my home-cooked meals.
  • I want to thank you for giving me a husband who is so loving, caring, and decent, just like you. May all your wishes be granted, and may you enjoy many more years.
  • Happy Birthday to the best father-in-law any girl could ask for!

Happy Birthday to the best father-in-law any girl could ask for!

  • I was thinking about the best gift I can give you on your birthday, and I couldn’t find anything better than making you one of your favorite dishes. Bon appetit & Happy Birthday, Dear Father!
  • Your birthday’s blessing for me is that I’m married to your boy, and have you as a father-in-law. My deepest wishes.
  • You treat your wife like a queen, your son like a prince, and me as your own daughter. Happy Birthday to the best of the best fathers-in-law!
  • Leaving my family was hard, but finding a real father in you broke my fears and made my life with your son even happier. Happy Birthday, my fantastic father-in-law!
  • Your son keeps saying that you are getting old fast; I think you should punish him for that. Your cute daughter tells you that you are still a strong guy.

From Son-In-Law

Whether you consider your father-in-law a leader, mentor, or a role model, you will need a cool message to make his day. Our collection of birthday wishes for fathers-in-law from sons-in-law can help you decide what to write in the card. Be a cool son-in-law and check out the list.

  • Heartiest birthday greetings to the man who gave me a jewel I will appreciate forever.
  • Happy Birthday, Father-in-Law! I have to thank you for taking care of my wife and raising her to be such an incredible individual.
  • Happy Birthday to someone I look up to, my dear father-in-law.

Happy Birthday to someone I look up to, my dear father-in-law.

  • Dear father-in-law, you were one tough cookie when we first met. I’m now seeing why; you deeply love your daughter. I promise to be the best man possible for her. Happy Birthday!
  • Happy Birthday to you, kind man! I hope I can raise a family as good as yours.
  • You have introduced me to my world and given me all my happiness in the form of your daughter. I love you, dear father-in-law. Happy Birthday!
  • I hardly recall being fatherless since I met you. You are more than a real father to me. You teach me and direct me to be the best one. Happy Birthday, dear father-in-law!
  • You are not just a father figure for me; you are a very close friend I love talking to. Happy Birthday to the greatest father-in-law in the history of great fathers-in-law.

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Birthday Quotes for Father-in-Law

Didn’t you find what you were searching for yet? It’s fine; we are still trying to meet your need. The following birthday quotes for fathers-in-law may include what you really want. You can use one of them as a caption for social media or just as a message in the greeting card.

  • “The world has to congratulate my precious father-in-law on turning a year older and congratulate me on gaining another father. Thank you for all your support.” – Shaden Elhor
  • “The only thing better than having you as a father in law is my children having you as a grandfather.” – Unknown
  • “Maybe you are getting closer to retirement, but remember that you will see us whenever you want, and playing with your grandkids will be anytime. Happy Birthday, my great father-in-law!” – Samar Ali
  • “You may be my father in law, but the ‘in law’ part is just a formality. Thank you for accepting me and loving me as your own.” – Unknown

Happy Birthday to the best father-in-law!

  • “Wishing all the best to the world’s best father-in-law. Your sympathy and concern create discipline in the family.” – Unknown
  • “There are two types of fathers-in-law. The first type are those who behave like real fathers-in-law. The second type are those who behave like real fathers. Thanks for being second type of father-in-law.” – Unknown
  • “Happy Birthday to my father-in-law who helped me become a better individual. Thank you for being an influential person and for inspiring me in every way.” – Unknown
  • “Dad in law, many things have changed over the years, but you’re still the same awesome person you always have been.” – Unknown
  • “Sending birthday wishes to my dear father-in-law. I’m fortunate to have known you; you are a hero and a model for my kids.” – Unknown
  • “I want to be the best son-in-law I can because you have left no stone unturned in proving that you are the best father-in-law I could ever have had.” – Unknown

By Age

Wish your father-in-law a happy birthday according to his age with a message from one of our many lists of birthday wishes for people according to their age. Go to search area or check out the following links:

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Despite your efforts to improve your relationship with your mother-in-law, you probably don’t feel the same way about your father-in-law. Fathers-in-law are great men sent from God to us to make our married life easier and support us in every possible way. Don’t waste the opportunity, because your father-in-law deserves to hear a heart-touching speech from you. We hope that our birthday wishes for fathers-in-law from sons-in-law and daughters-in-law will be your best choice.

Last Updated on May 6, 2024

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