Facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg has welcomed in the new year by sharing family photo of his wife and their five-week-old daughter.
The photo shows Mark holding his daughter Maxima in his arms and gazing lovingly at her, while his wife, Priscilla Chan looks on in admiration.
“I hope your 2016 is happy, healthy and productive,’ the 31-year-old wrote, “As the world faces new challenges and opportunities, may we all find the courage to keep making progress and making all our days count.”
The post had gathered more than one million ‘likes’ and had been shared more than 14,000 times by Saturday afternoon.
The post received an outpouring of well wishes by Facebook users:
“Thank you for connecting the world. Thank you, because with Facebook I get to see and connect with my family from thousands of miles away,” one user wrote in the comments.”May you and your family build beautiful memories in 2016!”
“Wish you and your family A Happy New Year full of Love, Peace, Health and Happiness,” another user wrote.”Thanks for your support for diverse religions and connecting the people around the world.”
Maxima was born last November weighing seven pounds, eight ounces. She is the heir to the Silicon Valley tycoon’s $46billion fortune.
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