It's true, you guys: Brad Pitt turns 50 today! From his early days as a criminal cowboy in 1991's Thelma and Louise to his starring roles in Fight Club, Ocean's Eleven, and World War Z, Brad has conquered the movie industry and is — and likely always will be — one of the sexiest stars in the universe. In addition to being an accomplished actor, he's also a devoted dad; Brad and fiancée Angelina Jolie have six adorable children to call their own.
When it comes to looks, though, Brad is the total package. We're celebrating his milestone birthday with a look back at that steely gaze, sexy smirk, and perfectly tousled mane. Keep reading to see 50 examples of Brad Pitt's epic, lifelong hotness.