Kamal Haasan is the latest in a long line of celebrities to finally join Twitter. In less than 20 hours, his first tweet has already been retweeted over 3,000 times. So, we decided to take a look back at how other famous people made their foray into social media with their first tweets.  

Here's a collection of the first tweets of famous people. 

Kamal Haasan stepped in with patriotism on Republic Day 

The politicians obviously highlighted their constituency

Edward Snowden sure did enter with some style. And so did the CIA.

And a writer shows the way to the rest of the world