Barack Obama AN

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  • Birth date

    Birth date
    Barack Hussein Obama was born in Honolulu, Hawaii.
  • Wife was born

    Wife was born
    Michelle Robinson was born January 17, 1964 in Chicago Illinois.
  • Occidental College

    Occidental College
    Obama got a scholarship at Occidental College in L.A. in 1979-1981.
  • Fathers death

    Fathers death
    Barack Obama Sr. died in a car accident on November 24, 1982 in Nairobi, Kenya.
  • Columbia University

    Columbia University
    Obama graduated Columbia University with a bachelor's degree in political science, 1983.
  • Community organizer

    Community organizer
    Obama took a job as a community organizer at the Harlem campus of City college of City University Of New York, 1983.
  • Harvard Law School

    Harvard Law School
    In 1988 Obama entered Harvard Law school to study civil rights law, he graduated in 1991.
  • Wedding day

    Wedding day
    Obama married Michelle Obama on October 18, 1992.
  • Mothers death

    Mothers death
    Stanley Ann Dunham Obama Soetoro died in Honolulu Hawaii on November 7, 1995.
  • Illinois state senator

    Illinois state senator
    He became Illinois state senator in 1997-2004 and again in 2004-2008
  • First kids birth date

    First kids birth date
    Malia Ann was born in 1998 in Chicago, Illinois.
  • Seconds kids birth date

    Seconds kids birth date
    Natasha was born in 2001 in Chicago, Illinois.
  • Starting presidency

    Starting presidency
    January 20, 2009, with 365 electoral votes and 66,882,230 popular votes.
  • Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act signed

    Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act signed
    The bill made it easier for people to challenge unequal pay complaints.
  • Bo

    Obama got his dog Bo on April 12, 2009 as a gift from senator Kennedy. Bo is a Portuguese water dog.
  • Obama was awarded with the Nobel Peace Prize.

    Obama was awarded with the Nobel Peace Prize.
    President Obama was awarded with the Nobel Peace Prize, “for his extraordinary efforts to strengthen international diplomacy and cooperation between people.”
  • Nuclear reactor loans

    Nuclear reactor loans
    Obama declared more than 8.3 billion dollars in loan grantees to southern company in Burke County, Georgia to build two nuclear reactors.
  • Heath care bill signed

    Heath care bill signed
    Obama signed a bill that would provide health care to anyone in need, later known as Obamacare.
  • Oil Spill

    Oil Spill
    An explosion off the Louisiana coast caused 11 deaths and an oil spill in the gulf of Mexico.
  • Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act

    Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
    On July 21, 2010 Obama passed the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act that would improve accountability in the financial system.
  • Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010

    Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010
    Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 funds free and nutritious lunch programs and sets new standards for schools.
  • "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"

    "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"
    Obama repealed the "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy, which allowed people to be openly gay, lesbian. or bisexual while in the military.
  • Osama Bin Laden's death

    Osama Bin Laden's death
    Osama Bin Laden died on Sunday, May 1, 2011, Bin Laden was behind September 11 attacks and other terrorist attacks around the world. The U.S. government found Osama in Abbottabad, Pakistan.
  • Suppot

    President Obama announced his support for same gender marriage.
  • Reason for stricter gun control

    Reason for stricter gun control
    On December 14, 2012 in Newton, Connecticut Adam Lanza killed 20 children and 6 staff members at Sandy Hook Elementary school.
  • Second term

    Second term
    Obama started his second term on January 21, 2013 after having 332 electoral votes and 65,771,703 popular votes.
  • Sunny

    Sunny is a Portuguese water dog and was posted in Michelle Obama's twitter account on august 19, 2013.
  • Gay marriage

    Gay marriage
    The U.S. supreme court rules that the constitution guaranties the rights to same-sex marriage.
  • Flint, Michigan

    Flint, Michigan
    President Obama traveled to Flint, Michigan after they found high levels of lead in the residents water supply.
  • End of presidency

    End of presidency
    On January 20, 2017 President Obama was replaced by Donald J. Trump.