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Kaia Gerber (21) congratulates her heroine! Cindy Crawford (57) the top model of the 90s and the mother of the catwalk beauty celebrated her birthday on Monday. How close the beauty is to her family she keeps showing her fans online. The Vogue cover star used this special occasion to make a special kind of declaration of love to his mother: Kaia shared a touching throwback video by Cindy!

Rande Gerber Presley Gerber Cindy Crawford and Kaia Gerber

“Happy birthday to my heroine the woman who gave birth to me and into whose arms I have fallen ever since,” the 21-year-old wrote on the Instagram post. The video is a compilation of several cute sequences: from the parents-to-be Cindy and Rande – who appears to be reading a baby guide – to the time after the birth of their children. The montage is underpinned by the song “Hero” from Family of the Year. In the post, Kaia also thanks her father who is said to be responsible for the clip.

"My heroine": Kaia Gerber's birthday wishes to Cindy

Just a few weeks ago in an interview with Elle, the beauty spoke openly about her career and the advantages she has as the daughter of a famous mother: “I will not deny the privileges I have” emphasized Kaia adding: “Even if it’s just the fact that I have a really great source of information and someone who gives me great advice I’m very happy about that.”