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Twitter turns 10: First tweets from today’s leaders
Takara Small | March 21, 2016

Today Twitter celebrates its 10th birthday.

It was only a decade ago that company co-founder Jack Dorsey sent his first tweet into the world: “Just setting up my twttr.”

Although quite low-key, it was far better than those shared by other public figures. Here are first tweets from the world’s best and brightest.