NewsToday: Former Real Madrid and Portugal Great Player Cristiano Ronaldo became the first person to have 500 million Instagram followers.
A world record seems to be synonymous with Cristiano Ronaldo, Portugal's great player.
He has broken two milestones in a row, becoming the first individual to surpass 500 million followers on the photo-sharing platform Instagram. With 376 million followers, Argentine superstar Lionel Messi is second on the most followed Instagram users list.
A portrait made by Annie Leibovitz with Messi for a Louis Vuitton campaign is thought to have significantly increased Ronaldo's popularity. This picture posted by Ronaldo has become the second most-liked picture on Instagram to date.
Within 24 hours of posting the photo on November 19, Ronaldo's followers grew to over one million. Ronaldo regularly shares pictures on Instagram, usually with his family.