Most retweeted tweets

Published: Dec 13 2013 01:28:00 PM EST   Updated On: Mar 03 2014 11:11:10 AM EST

Move over, President Barack Obama -- Oscar host Ellen DeGeneres now holds the record for the most shared tweet of all time. Take a look at the top retweeted tweets through the years.

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Ellen DeGeneres made Twitter history Sunday night, tweeting a celebrity-filled selfie while hosting the Academy Awards that quickly became the most retweeted tweet of all time.

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