November 12 was that special day when a talented and handsome man entered the world, so say "Happy Birthday Ryan Gosling," because he's the guy of the day. The Internet has been filled with dreamy photos and quotes of the Notebook star and memes galore have been made to help ladies focus on their homework and keep working hard.

From memes to merchandise, there are so many innovations that have been created after the love of this hunk. He's funny, confident, sweet and he's got great style, so it's no wonder people want to wear his face on their shirts and paint their nails to look like his face.

So when you wish him a happy birthday, share all the great things the handsome star has inspired with the world, as well as how motivational he's been to help you finish studying for your midterms.