Scottish legend Sir Billy Connolly turns 80 years old today. The much loved comedian, born in Glasgow, has celebrated an illustrious career, entertaining us Scots for over five decades.The Big Yin retired from his stand up career following his Parkinson's diagnosis, but many Scots hold fond memories of the comic.
Just recently, it was announced Connolly will team up with the BBC to give expert comedy lessons.He currently resides in Florida, but whenever he is back in Scotland, fans are delighted to see him out and about. READ MORE: 12 photos of Billy Connolly around Scotland over the years ahead of his 80th birthdayIn honour of Billy Connolly's 80th birthday, we are asking Scots to share their birthday wishes for the Scottish legend.Do you have a particular memory of the Big Yin or a favourite joke?
Maybe you were even lucky enough to see him perform live.Share your birthday wishes to Sir Billy Connolly in the comments section below.
If you haven't already, all you have to do is sign up and then you can leave your message. We will be reading the comments throughout the day and responding to our favourites.Don't miss the latest news from around Scotland and beyond - sign up to our daily newsletter here.READ NEXT:Sir Billy Connolly and Glasgow International Comedy Festival team up to create unique awardSir Billy Connolly tucks into mince and tatties as he stops by Scots pub for favourite grubSir Billy Connolly teams up with BBC Maestro to provide lessons to budding comediansRead more on dailyrecord.co.uk