How Justin Bieber & Selena Gomez Went From Friends to Lovers (PHOTOS)

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Justin Bieber turns 17 today and what better way to celebrate his birth than with a look back as to how he snagged his dream girl, Selena Gomez.

As two young stars trying to make it in Hollywood, Justin and Selena became fast friends but how did they go from being goofy pals to young Hollywood’s hottest couple? Well, with a little luck and a lot of persistence, Justin finally found a way to convince Selena to look at him as something other than a silly “little brother.”

What do you think of Jelena? Check out our timeline of the romance and share your thoughts in the comments.