02/11/2014 07:59 am ET

The Greatest Vintage Jennifer Aniston Photos To Celebrate Her 45th Birthday

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The world's favorite head–of–hair, Jennifer Aniston, turns 45 today!

The star was born on Feb. 11, 1969 in Sherman Oaks, Calif., to a family of actors. Aniston got her big break at the age of 25 playing Rachel Green on the hit show "Friends."

Yup, that means you've spent 20 years swooning over Aniston's sense of humor, adorable smile and always-on-trend haircut.

Aniston stayed with "Friends" until the show ended in 2004 and has otherwise been growing her big screen career. The actress starred in "Along Came Polly," "Marley & Me" and "We're The Millers," to name a few off of her extensive docket.

Need a way to celebrate Aniston's birthday? Check out these perfect photos from the early days of her career: