today-jenna-bush-hager-savannah-guthrie

Jenna Bush Hager and Savannah Guthrie stun with super short hair in celebratory post

The Today stars marked a special occasion

Jenna Bush Hager celebrated her "sister-wife" Savannah Guthrie's 50th birthday on Monday with some incredible photos – including one of the duo rocking super short hair.

MORE: Savannah Guthrie bids farewell to co-star in heartfelt post alongside epic throwback photo

The Today star marked her co-anchor's milestone day with a touching tribute on Instagram that left fans reaching for a box of tissues. She penned: "My sister-wife, devoted friend, litigator of all things literally, dog-sweater-wearing, enthusiastic partier until 9pm turns 5-0 today."

Loading the player...

WATCH: Today's Jenna Bush Hager's video with Savannah Guthrie leaves some fans horrified

She added: "@savannahguthrie deserves to be celebrated for her dedication to her family and friends, her loyal heart, and her relentless faith. Sometimes life surprises you with a dear friend who loves you for all of you—what a wonder it is to be in your glow SG!"

Among the gallery of photos of the pair sharing laughs both on and off the air was a throwback snap of Jenna and Savannah each modeling a pixie hairstyle while wearing high-waisted denim jeans – and they looked almost unrecognizable.

MORE: Jenna Bush Hager 'so grateful' as she shares wonderful family photos with three children

RELATED: Hoda Kotb divides fans with dramatic dark hair transformation

Another cute throwback pic saw Savannah and Jenna posing with Savannah's daughter, Vale, now seven, and son, Charley, five, and Jenna's two oldest kids, daughters Mila, now eight, and Poppy, now six.

today-jenna-bush-hager-savannah-guthrie-short-hair

Jenna and Savannah look so different with short hair

And another snap that highlighted their close bond saw Savannah cradling Jenna's newborn son Hal, now two, in the hospital following his birth in August 2019.

Fans were blown away by Jenna's touching words, with one responding: "One of the nicest friend tributes I've ever read." A second said: "Happy Birthday to SG! I love how close you all are on Today."

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

A post shared by Jenna Bush Hager (@jennabhager)

Jenna delighted fans with her incredible photos highlighting her close bond with Savannah Guthrie

A third added: "Beautiful words." Another loved the image of Jenna and Savannah rocking their short hairstyles, commenting: "Absolutely nothing beats photo number 4."

Jenna wasn't the only star to pay tribute to Savannah. Hoda Kotb also sent her birthday wishes alongside a smiling photo of the pair on the cover of Fly Washington magazine.

"Happy 50th my sweet. Love to see you soar," Hoda wrote in her caption.

Read more HELLO! US stories here 

Like this story? Sign up to our newsletter to get other stories like this delivered straight to your inbox.

You're on HELLO!'s global site. Click to return to HELLO! India Go back