Most popular tweets on Twitter as of April 2017, by number of retweets (in millions)

Twitter: most popular tweets as of April 2017 This statistic presents the most retweeted Twitter posts of all time. As of June 2018, a star-studded selfie taken by Ellen DeGeneres during the 2014 Academy Awards ceremony still remains one of the most popular posts on Twitter with more than 3.37 million retweets.
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Carter Wilkerson: Wendys free chicken nuggets3.64
Ellen DeGeneres: 2014 Oscars photo3.37
Louis Tomlinson: Always in my heart @Harry_Styles2.65
Barack Obama: "No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin..."1.7
El Rubius: LIMONADA1.41
Damarious Randall: If the Cleveland Cavaliers win the 2018 NBA finals I’ll buy everyone who retweet’s this a jersey...1.17
Penn State Interfraternity Council: With the current devastation in Houston, we are pledging $0.15 for every RT this gets!1.14
Ariana Grande: broken. from the bottom of my heart, I am so sorry.1.09
Denny Januar Ali: backing Indonesian presidential candidate Joko “Jokowi” Widodo1.02
Barack Obama: four more years.0.91
Number of retweets
Carter Wilkerson: Wendys free chicken nuggets3.64
Ellen DeGeneres: 2014 Oscars photo3.37
Louis Tomlinson: Always in my heart @Harry_Styles2.65
Barack Obama: "No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin..."1.7
El Rubius: LIMONADA1.41
Damarious Randall: If the Cleveland Cavaliers win the 2018 NBA finals I’ll buy everyone who retweet’s this a jersey...1.17
Penn State Interfraternity Council: With the current devastation in Houston, we are pledging $0.15 for every RT this gets!1.14
Ariana Grande: broken. from the bottom of my heart, I am so sorry.1.09
Denny Januar Ali: backing Indonesian presidential candidate Joko “Jokowi” Widodo1.02
Barack Obama: four more years.0.91
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This statistic presents the most retweeted Twitter posts of all time. As of June 2018, a star-studded selfie taken by Ellen DeGeneres during the 2014 Academy Awards ceremony still remains one of the most popular posts on Twitter with more than 3.37 million retweets.
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June 2018
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Worldwide
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as of June 2, 2018

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