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Genevieve Van Voorhis

The world couldn't be happier for Leonardo DiCaprio's first Oscar win as Best Actor in The Revenant, and Twitter proved its enthusiasm by breaking the record for a most-tweeted live Oscar moment, with a massive 440,000 tweets per minute. Get a look at his inspiring acceptance speech here:

Tons of fans and other celebs rushed to Twitter to voice their approval for his thoughtful speech, which called attention to global climate change.

The previous record had been held by Ellen Degeneres's Oscar selfie last year, with 255,000 tweets per minute.

The supportive tweets for Leo are still coming in thick and fast:

How happy are you for Leo's Oscar win?

Source: Vanity Fair
Source: Vanity Fair

Source: Entertainment Weekly


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