Ashton Kutcher, the famous Hollywood actor, became the first person on Twitter to have a million followers. As of August 2017, he has 18.7 million followers.
The first use of an "emoticon" is credited to an article in Reader's Digest May 1967 issue. However, the "smiley emoticon" was first used on the Carnegie Mellon message board by Scott Fahlman on September 19, 1982. [more...]