Caitlyn Jenner Crushes Record for Fastest Time to Reach 1 Million Twitter Followers

Caitlyn Jenner, formerly known as Bruce, shatters the Guinness record.

— -- Hours after unveiling herself to the world, Caitlyn Jenner, formerly known as Bruce, shattered the Guinness World Record for fastest time to reach 1 million followers on Twitter, quickly surpassing super-user President Barack Obama.

The social media achievement occurs just two weeks after Obama’s new Twitter account @POTUS broke the previous record -- gaining one million followers in 4 hours and 52 minutes, on Monday, May 18.

Caitlyn Jenner revealed her identity today in photos that will appear in the July issue of Vanity Fair.

There have been 1.5 million tweets about her since the announcement went live.