On Sunday, Hillary Clinton said that she would be running for president in the 2016 election. Clinton announced her campaign through a YouTube video released on her website, a tweet, and a Facebook post.
After Clinton's announcement, people on social media started to notice that her Facebook timeline had been filled in with important events.
The timeline started with Clinton's birth in Chicago at Edgewater Hospital in 1947 and went all the way to the birth of her granddaughter Charlotte Clinton Mezvinsky in 2014.
Twitter is often seen as Clinton's social media venue of choice, where she has over 3 million followers, but in the hours following Clinton's presidential run, her Facebook page received almost 100,000 new likes.
Before the announcement, Clinton's page had 470,000 likes, carried over from an earlier version of the page, which is Facebook's policy, The National Journal reported. Now Clinton's page has almost 570,000 likes.
Some timeline events appeared to have been added to Facebook as early as Monday, April 7, while other events were added throughout the week up until Friday.