Co-founder Jack Dorsey was the first person to send a tweet on 21st of March 2006.
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So what was the first tweet tweeted?
On March 21, 2006, when Dorsey published the first Twitter message at 9:50 PM Pacific Standard Time (PST), he tweeted:
"just setting up my twttr"."...we came across the word 'twitter', and it was just perfect. The definition was 'a short burst of inconsequential information,' and 'chirps from birds'. And that's exactly what the product was." – Jack Dorsey
To-date, Jack Dorsey has over 1,721,925 followers on Twitter and have made over 10,000 tweets!
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