Miley Cyrus and Christina Aguilera among stars celebrating July 4 on Instagram

They took to social media to celebrate Independence Day.

Celebrities across the United States have celebrated July 4 with a series of patriotic posts on social media.

Christina Aguilera showed off her family’s flag collection in an Instagram snap with her fiance Matthew Rutler and her children Max and Summer.

The family sported red, white and blue outfits as they posed on the end of a pier with a selection of star-spangled banners.

Happy 4th of July!! ❤️💙🇺🇸 @m_rutler

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Miley Cyrus marked the holiday with a clip from her music video for her hit Party In The USA, captioning it: “Happy 4th to everyone EVERYWHERE! Move your hips like you know what!!!!!! #yeah #partyintheusa”

She also shared a picture of the American flag that details the percentages of women, immigrants and people of colour that make up the population.

Frozen star and husband Dax Shepard donned stars-and-stripes onesies to celebrate the public holiday in a garden.

#happy4thofjuly #jammies

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Goldie Hawn and Kurt Russell shared a photo of themselves out on a July 4 bike ride.

Hawn captioned it: “Life, liberty, and the pursuit of Happiness!! Happy 4th to all! With love.”

Life, liberty, and the pursuit of Happiness!! Happy 4 th to all! With love ❤️

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Comedian Russell Brand offered a typically tongue-in-cheek take on the day.

Actress Sharon Stone marked the occasion by sharing the third in a series of black-and-white photos from a recent shoot.

Singer Anastacia used the date to throw her support behind the right to criticise the President.

Welsh actor Luke Evans shared a clip of him wishing his US fans a happy Independence Day.

Piers Morgan offered Americans his services if they ever feel like welcoming him back.


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