Niall Horan is the first Irish person to reach 30 million followers on Twitter 3 years ago

Niall Horan is the first Irish person to reach 30 million followers on Twitter

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Niall Horan's latest tweet is praising the good weather and it seems like his day is about to get a whole lot better.

The former One Direction star is the first Irish person to ever break 30 million followers on Twitter making him officially the most followed Irish person on the social media site.

He is head and shoulders ahead of second placed Conor McGregor who only has 4.1 million followers to his Twitter handle along with WWE wrestler Sheamus.

In fact, Horan has more followers than the rest of the Irish top 10 combined with 7.4 million more followers to spare.

Most followed Irish Based Accounts on Twitter:
1. Niall Horan (@NiallOfficial) -30M

2. Conor McGregor (@TheNotoriousMMA) – 4.1M
3. Sheamus (@WWESheamus) -4.1M

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4. Rory McIlroy (@McIlroyRory) -3.1M
5. Jack Septic Eye (@Jack_Septic_Eye) -2.8M

6. Dara O Briain (@daraobriain) -2.4M
7. The Script (@thescript) -2.1M

8. Daithi De Nogla (@DaithiDeNogla) -1.2M

9. U2 (@U2) -1.1M

10. Danny O’Donoghue (@TheScript_Danny) -1.1M

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With his Twitter followers alone, Niall could complete 408 sold-out nights in Croke Park, an idea his manager should have a look into.