History moves quick! The first text message was sent on Dec 3, 1992, making text messages over 20 years old.
The very first SMS message was sent from a computer to a cellphone. And what did the first message say? ‘Merry Christmas’.
For a trip down cellphone memory lane, some photos of the evolution of the cellphone: http://www.webdesignerdepot.com/2009/05/the-evolution-of-cell-phone-design-between-1983-2009/