Barack Hussein Obama II

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  • birth

    linkObama was born on August 4, 1961in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • University of Chicago Law School

    University of Chicago Law School
    linkLater in 1981, he transferred to Columbia College, Columbia University in New York City, where he majored in political science with a specialty in international relations and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in 1983.
  • entering Harvard Law school

    entering Harvard Law school
    linkIn late 1988, Obama entered Harvard Law School. He was selected as an editor of the Harvard Law Review at the end of his first year, and president of the journal in his second year.
  • marriage

    linkIn June 1989, Obama met Michelle Robinson when he was employed as a summer associate at the Chicago law firm of Sidley Austin.[316] Assigned for three months as Obama's adviser at the firm, Robinson joined him at several group social functions, but declined his initial requests to date.[317] They began dating later that summer, became engaged in 1991, and were married on October 3, 1992.
  • the first inauguration

    the first inauguration
    linkThe inauguration of Barack Obama as the 44th President took place on January 20, 2009. In his first few days in office, Obama issued executive orders and presidential memoranda directing the U.S. military to develop plans to withdraw troops from Iraq.
  • Nobel Prize

    Nobel Prize
    linkThe 2009 Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to U.S. President Barack Obama for his "extraordinary efforts" to strengthen international diplomacy and cooperation between peoples.
  • second inaugural address

    second inaugural address