David Attenborough breaks record as he gathers 1 Million followers in 4hrs

David Attenborough breaks record as he gathers 1 Million followers in 4hrs

Sir David Attenborough broke Friends star Jennifer Aniston's record,it took Sir Attenborough four hours and 44 minutes to reach one million followers and 5 hours 16 minutes for Aniston.And within 24 hours Attenborough had reached 2million followers.

He said he had joined instagram because the world was in trouble, "I am making this move, because as we all know the world is in trouble, continents are on fire, glaciers are melting, Coral reefs are dying, the list goes on", he said in his first video message on the social media platform.

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He’s also witnessed the damaged caused. Saving our planet is now a communications challenge. We know what to do, we just need the will. That’s why we want to share this message on Instagram. Because there is hope and together, we can inspire change. Social media isn’t David’s usual habitat so while he’s recorded messages solely for Instagram, like the one in this post, we&#39;re helping to run this account. In case you’re wondering, ‘we’ are Jonnie and Colin and we worked with David on A Life On Our Planet. So, as well as sharing the messages he’s recorded especially for this account we’ll also post some exclusive clips and behind the scenes content. Stay tuned.</a></p> <p style=" color:#c9c8cd; font-family:Arial,sans-serif; font-size:14px; line-height:17px; margin-bottom:0; margin-top:8px; overflow:hidden; padding:8px 0 7px; text-align:center; text-overflow:ellipsis; white-space:nowrap;">A post shared by <a href="https://www.instagram.com/davidattenborough/?utm_source=ig_embed&amp;utm_campaign=loading" style=" color:#c9c8cd; font-family:Arial,sans-serif; font-size:14px; font-style:normal; font-weight:normal; line-height:17px;" target="_blank"> A Life On Our Planet</a> (@davidattenborough) on <time style=" font-family:Arial,sans-serif; font-size:14px; line-height:17px;" datetime="2020-09-24T09:00:45+00:00">Sep 24, 2020 at 2:00am PDT</time></p></div></blockquote> <script async src="//www.instagram.com/embed.js"></script>

It is not the first time for Attenborough to make it to the Guinness World Records, he holds another one for the longest career as a Television presenter and another one as a Television naturalist.

Title holders for the fastest to gain a million followers so far are 
Sir David Attenborough-four hours 44minutes(2020)
Jennifer Aniston- five hours 16 minutes (2019)
Duke and Duchess of Sussex-five hours 45 minutes(April 2019)
Kang Daniel, K pop star -11 hours 36 minutes (January 2019)
Pope Francis-12 hours(March 2016)
David Beckham-24 hours(May 2015).

Whilst he may not be on the list for fastest time to reach one million followers on instagram, Christiano Ronaldo currently holds the title for the most followed person on instagram with 238 million followers.