Barack Obama-The First Afro-American President

43252ce9df14e583a6bc720662e23a1d_largeBarack Obama is the one man who is recognized worldwide, not for some role in a film but for the role he played for 10 years in the controlling and development of developed country called The United States of America. Obama was born on August 4, 1961, at Kapiʻolani Maternity &Gynecological Hospital (now Kapiʻolani Medical Center for Women and Children) in Honolulu, Hawaii; he is the First President to have been born in Hawaii. After high school, Obama moved to Los Angeles in 1979 to attend Occidental College. In February 1981, Obama made his first public speech, calling for Occidental to participate in the disinvestment from South Africa in response to that nation’s policy of apartheid.Obama entered Harvard Law School in the fall of 1988, living in nearby Somerville, Massachusetts. He was selected as an editor of the Harvard Law Review at the end of his first year, president of the journal in his second year, and research assistant to the constitutional scholar Laurence Tribe while at Harvard for two years.

the-obamas-large_transqvzuuqpflyliwib6ntmjwfsvwez_ven7c6bhu2jjnt8Barack Obama is the 44th and Current President of United States Of America.In 2004, Obama received national attention during his campaign to represent Illinois in the United States Senate with his victory in the March Democratic Party primary, his keynote address at the Democratic National Convention in July, and his election to the Senate in November. He began his presidential campaign in 2007 and, after a close primary campaign against Hillary Clinton in 2008,he won sufficient delegates in the Democratic Party primaries to receive the presidential nomination. He then defeated Republican nominee John McCain in the general election,and was inaugurated as president on January 20, 2009. Nine months after his inauguration, Obama was named the  Nobel Peace Prize laureate in 2009.