Happy Birthday Twitter! See President Obama, Oprah, Queen Latifah’s First Tweets
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Twitter is celebrating its 8th birthday by letting users find anyone’s first tweet. Here’s how a few of our favorite people started their Twitter life. 

Thinking we’re only one signature away from ending the war in Iraq. Learn more at http://www.barackobama.com

— Barack Obama (@BarackObama) April 29, 2007
 

 

HI TWITTERS . THANK YOU FOR A WARM WELCOME. FEELING REALLY 21st CENTURY .

— Oprah Winfrey (@Oprah) April 17, 2009

 

 

What’s Happening Twitterland, The Diva Is Here!

— Queen Latifah (@QueenLatifah) July 2, 2009

 

 

Hey, just landed in Boca Roton. Weather is beautiful. Thinking of flying to Atl to hang with my homegirl Keisha. And her husband.

— Mary J. Blige (@maryjblige) July 11, 2009

 

 

Hey World, It’s B! I’m so excited to invite you to my new http://t.co/fZxlrtAh – we’ve been working hard, and it’s finally ready for you XO

— Beyoncé Knowles (@Beyonce) April 5, 2012

 

 

I have finally joined The Twitter Fam and this time it’s the Real me Taraji P. Henson live and in the house!!! What up twitter land?

— Taraji P. Henson (@TherealTaraji) October 22, 2009

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I’m performing at the ontario Improv tonight and tomorrow, 7pm and 9pm tonight and 8pm tomorrow! It’s in ontario california fyi lol

— Kevin Hart (@KevinHart4real) March 7, 2009

 

 

HELLO WORLD! Finally 🙂 sorry it took me so long to join the twitterworld and 4 all the imposters.

— Gabrielle Union (@itsgabrielleu) February 24, 2011

 

 

Ima try it out!! But I hope there is NO foolishness kids!!

— TAMAR BRAXTON (@TamarBraxtonHer) November 20, 2010

 

 

has become a twitter victim due to popular demand

— solange knowles (@solangeknowles) December 26, 2008

 

 

What was your first tweet?

 

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