Steve Young's Wife Organizes Flash Mob for His Birthday

Hall of Fame 49ers quarterback turns 50 in grand style

By Sajid Farooq
|  Tuesday, Oct 4, 2011  |  Updated 8:46 AM PDT
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Flash Mob Celebrates Steve Young's Bday

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Steve Young celebrated his birthday in grand style with his family. Here they are seen during a halftime ceremony at Candlestick Park.

With three Super Bowl rings, six NFL passing title,  two MVP awards, a national television gig, a place in the Hall of Fame, a law degree and a loving family, Steve Young pretty much has it all.

That is the dilemma facing his wife Barbara every year when she tries to figure out what to give the legendary San Francisco 49ers' quarterback for his birthday.

So this year, Barbara Young got creative.

Steve Young's better half organized a flash mob for her husband With the help of social media.

Over the weekend, Barbara took Steve to the Stanford Mall in Palo Alto where a flash mob was waiting to perform a dance number before singing "Happy Birthday" for the quarterback's 50th birthday.

Young took in the scene with two of his children in his arms. TMZ, who got a copy of the scene seen in the video below, reported that Young was holding back tears as he watched.

Young's birthday is on Oct. 11. Happy early birthday Steve.

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