Chadwick Boseman’s Final Tweet Becomes The Most-Liked Post In Twitter History
Chadwick Boseman’s final tweet, announcing the world had lost the talented actor, has now become the most liked tweet in Twitter history. The final tweet had a photo of Boseman accompanied with a statement from his family.
— Chadwick Boseman (@chadwickboseman) August 29, 2020
Previously, the record was held by Barack Obama’s 2017 tweet, which garnered four million likes. Whereas, Boseman’s tweet has close to six million likes. In a public statement, Twitter noted that the fans came together to celebrate the life of Chadwick Boseman, and the tweet sent from his account last night became the most-liked tweet of all time in Twitter history. The social media platform confirmed the title on its own account, with the caption: “Most liked Tweet ever. A tribute fit for a King. #WakandaForever.”
The platform also brought back the “Black Panther” hashtag emoji in honor of the late actor.
Most liked Tweet ever.
— Twitter (@Twitter) August 29, 2020