In honor of Twitter's ninth birthday on July 15, take a look at the 30 most followed users on social networking service, as according to TwitterCounter.com.
No. 30: Adele (@OfficialAdele) -- 23.2 million followers
No. 29: Kaka (@KAKA) -- 23.2 million followers
No. 28: Bill Gates (@BillGates) -- 23.5 million followers
No. 27: Lil Wayne (@LilTunechi) -- 23.5 million followers
No. 26: Drake (@Drake) -- 23.8 million followers
No. 25: One Direction (@onedirection) -- 24.1 million followers
No. 24: Harry Styles (@Harry_Styles) -- 25 million followers
No. 23: Pink (@Pink) -- 26.8 million followers
No. 22: Jimmy Fallon (@jimmyfallon) -- 27.1 million followers
No. 21: CNN (@cnnbrk) -- 28 million followers
No. 20: Oprah Winfrey (@Oprah) -- 28.3 million followers
No. 19: Demi Lovato (@ddlovato) -- 29.2 million followers
No. 18: Selena Gomez (@selenagomez) -- 30.5 million followers
No. 17: Ariana Grande (@ArianaGrande) -- 30.5 million followers
No. 16: Jennifer Lopez (@JLo) -- 32.8 million followers
No. 15: Shakira (@shakira) -- 33.1 million followers
No. 14: Kim Kardashian (@KimKardashian) -- 33.4 million followers
No. 13: Cristiano Ronaldo (@Cristiano) -- 36.7 million followers
No. 12: Instagram (@Instagram) -- 39.6 million followers
No. 11: Britney Spears (@britneyspears) -- 42.5 million followers
No. 10: Twitter (@Twitter) -- 42.9 million followers
No. 9: Ellen Degeneres (@TheEllenShow) -- 45.2 million followers
No. 8: Justin Timberlake (@jtimberlake) -- 47.1 million followers
No. 7: Rihanna (@rihanna) -- 48.5 million followers
No. 6: Lady Gaga (@ladygaga) -- 48.5 million followers
No. 5: YouTube (@YouTube) -- 52.9 million followers
No. 4: Taylor Swift (@taylorswift13) -- 60.3 million followers
No. 3: Barack Obama (@BarackObama) -- 61.7 million followers
No. 2: Justin Bieber (@justinbieber) -- 65.3 million followers
No. 1: Katy Perry (@katyperry) -- 72.4 million followers
For the full and up-to-date list of the 100 most followed Twitter users, visit TwitterCounter.com.
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Courtesy: Santa Barbara County Fire Dept.
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