On Sunday, Mel B turned 47 years old!

Mel B was born Melanie Janine Brown.

She was born on May 29, 1975.

She hails from Hyde Park, Leeds, United Kingdom.

She rose to fame as a member of the girl group Spice Girls in the 90s.

Mel B was best known as Scary Spice.

Emma Bunton, AKA Baby Spice, took to Twitter to wish her a happy birthday.

“I get to call this strong, funny gorgeous woman one of my besties,” she tweeted.

“How lucky am I. Love you darling, have the best day,” she added.