Ellen DeGeneres weeps as Portia de Rossi reveals 60th reward

Surprise! Several more famous faces dropped by the Burbank studios to help Ellen celebrate including Jimmy Kimmel Jamie Foxx and Chance the Rapper

Ellen DeGeneres weeps as Portia de Rossi reveals 60th reward

Portia made her surprise appearance on Thursday's episode of The Ellen Show and surprised her wife of almost 10 years with a very special birthday present.

Then she reveals DeGeneres' birthday present: The Ellen DeGeneres Center for the Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund.

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DeGeneres marked her 60th birthday on Thursday's episode of The Ellen Show and a number of special guests showed up to celebrate, including wife of nine years, de Rossi.

"I'm just happy to be here, happy to be able to celebrate this time with you, " he said.

"Portia has given me the greatest gift I've ever been given", DeGeneres tweeted. "What you were influenced by and what has made you the awesome person that you are today", she proclaimed.

DeGeneres and de Rossi have been together since 2004 after meeting backstage at an awards ceremony, and tied the knot four years later. When de Rossi entered the studio, the host was surprised to see her there because the "Scandal" album could barely talk.

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'Ellen, you will carry on Dian's legacy by giving them a permanent home in Rwanda, ' de Rossi added. "Now, you will joint Dian as a protector and champion of these awesome animals, the mountain gorillas", de Rossi said.

Of course, it didn't take long before DeGeneres was in floods of tears.

"It's the best gift".

Ellen also was visited by a stream of stars who wished her happy birthday, including: Sofia Vergara, Jimmy Kimmel, Jamie Foxx and Chance The Rapper.

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Portia explained that she put a lot for thought into this gift and decided that it needed to blend together her idol, her hopes, her dreams and her need to do something more for the world.

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