'Shahenshah' of social media: Amitabh Bachchan's journey on twitter

Thursday, 11 October 2012 - 9:30am IST | Place: New Delhi | Agency: Zee Research Group
On his 70th birthday, Amitabh Bachchan completes 879 days on the micro-blogging site twitter since May 17, 2010 and it has been quite a remarkable journey.

Amitabh Bachchan eagerness to connect with his fans has made him a huge hit on social media sites like Twitter and Facebook. On his 70th birthday, Amitabh Bachchan completes 879 days on the micro-blogging site twitter since May 17, 2010 and it has been quite a remarkable journey.

Amitabh Bachchan became the first person in the country to have more than 36 lakh followers on twitter, with a global rank of 175 in terms of the followers. On a daily basis, more than 4,100 new people follow him on twitter. It’s not only people following Big B, but even he is following others.

The official account of Big B on twitter, on which Abhishek Bachchan was the first person who he followed on twitter, his first tweet was to his son, "hey baby !! I made it on twitter!!! Yeeaaaaaahhhh!! ... sorry.. just got carried away... safe onward flight and love."

The second person Big B followed was Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar, followed by Suhel Seth, who is the managing Partner of Counselage India, late veteran actor Shammi Kapoor and Bollywood King Khan Shahrukh Khan.

Zee Research Group lists Big B’s first five loves domain wise on twitter. This makes an interesting read. Here are some interesting results:

  • Sachin ahead of Dhoni in sportspersons
  • Shammi Kapoor ahead of Shahrukh
  • Karan Johar ahead of Ram Gopal Varma
  • Preity Zinta is the first actress to be followed.

Yes, he loves to follow people not just here but abroad as well, and that tells another story.






First Five Indian Sports player
First Five Indian actors
First Five Indian Actress
First Five Indian Directors
First Five Indian Singer
Sachin Tendulkar
Shammi Kapoor
Preity Zinta
Karan Johar
Lata Mangeshkar
M.S Dhoni
Shahrukh khan
Priyanka Chopra
Ram Gopal Varma
Asha Bhosle
Yuvraj Singh
Farhan Akhtar
Deepika Padukone
Shekar Kapur
A.R. Rahman
Virender Sehwag
Sanjay Dutt
Shilpa shetty
Ken Ghosh
Shreya Ghoshal
Virat Kohli
Aamir Khan
Divya Dutta
Rohan Sippy
Wajid Khan

 






First Five Businessmen
First Five Hollywood Actor
First Five Hollywood Actress
First Five Foreign Sports Player
First Five Indian Politician
Bill Gates
Ben PatrickJohnson
Ellen degeneres
Serena Williams
Shashi Tharoor
Anand Mahindra
David Lynch
Lady Gaga
Shawne Merriman
Arvind Kejriwal
Ratan N Tata
Leonardo Dicaprio
Oprah Winfrey
Chris Gayle
Abhishek Singhvi
Vijay Mallya
Russell Crowe
Julia Roberts
Novak Djokovic
Nitin Gadkari
Jack Dorsey
Cheyenne Jackson
Padma Lakshmi
Rafa Nadal
Digvijaya singh

Source: twitter.com/SrBachchan


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