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
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?