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When Hillary Clinton spoke at Day 4 of the Democratic National Convention, she wasn't just accepting her party's nomination for president of the United States of America, she was making history. On Thursday night Clinton officially became the first woman to be nominated by a major party for the role—no small feat. And when the former First Lady took the stage in a brilliant white pantsuit, the magnitude of the moment was felt from sea to shining sea. As she spoke, Americans and spectators from all over the world took to social media to share their admiration. Among them: celebrities like Oprah Winfrey, Jennifer Lopez, and Amy Schumer, who chimed in to share their reactions to the incredible historic moment.

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Keep reading to see what they, and other familiar names, had to say about witnessing history in the making.

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Oprah Winfrey

Bernie Sanders

Amy Schumer

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Kelly Clarkson

Chris Colfer

Janelle Monae

Jenna Ushkowitz

Ashley Judd

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Jennifer Lopez

Kelly Rowland

Olivia Wilde

Julianne Moore

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