Barack Obama - CM

  • Born

    Barack Obama was born in Honolulu, Hawaii on August 4, 1961
  • started collecting comic books

    started collecting comic books
    he read his first comic on his 5th birthday and he loved them. he mainly collected spider-man comics because they were his favorite. he still collects them today.
  • graduated at Columbia University

    graduated at Columbia University
    Barack Obama Jr. was a 1983 Graduate at Columbia University
  • selected to be a Community Organizer

    selected to be a Community Organizer
    A Community Organizer was Barack Obama's first ever job and he was amazing at it
  • moved to Chicago

    moved to Chicago
    n the summer of 1990 he worked at Hopkins & Sutter. Also during his law school years, Obama spent eight days in Los Angeles taking a national training course on Alinsky methods of organizing. He graduated with a J.D. magna cum laude from Harvard in 1991 and returned to Chicago.
  • Graduated at Harvard Law School

    Graduated at Harvard Law School
    Barack Obama was a 1991 graduate at Harvard Law School
  • Married to Michelle Robinson

    Married to Michelle Robinson
    Barack and Michelle met in 1989, while the politician was a summer associate at a Chicago law firm. Michelle, then Michelle Robinson, was his advisor. At first, Michelle refused to accept the offer of a date from Barack, but fate took over.
  • became an attorney

    became an attorney
    In 1993 Obama joined Davis, Miner, Barnhill & Galland, a 12-attorney law firm specializing in civil rights litigation and neighborhood economic development, where he was an associate for three years from 1993 to 1996, then of counsel from 1996 to 2004, with his law license becoming inactive in 2007.
  • first book published

    first book published
    Barack Obamas first book to be published was called Dreams For My Father. It was published on 7/18/1995
  • He became an amazing author

    He became an amazing author
    Barack Obama was written many book. a few of them are Dreams From My Father, A Promised Land, and Of Thee I Sing. All of his books have life lessons.
  • elected for Illinois Senator

    elected for Illinois Senator
    after his first election in 1996 to a two-year term in the Illinois Senate representing Illinois' 13th Legislative District in Chicago. He was re-elected in 1998 to a four-year term and re-elected again in 2002 to another four-year term.
  • he became a political writer

    he became a political writer
    he became a political writer when he was 37 years old and he as amazing at it. he also wrote about this in his books.
  • First Child Born

    First Child Born
    Malia Ann Obama was Barack Obamas first ever child and is the oldest of two
  • 2nd child born

    2nd child born
    Sasha Obama was Barack Obamas 2nd and final child. Little sister of Malia Obama.
  • He became a lawyer

    He became a lawyer
    he did not become a lawyer as soon as he got out of harvard which is pretty interesting. He was a layer for only 3 years when he got elected he quit.
  • he became a statesperson

    he became a statesperson
    The United States Senate career of Barack Obama began on January 3, 2005, and ended on November 16, 2008. He resigned his seat in the U.S. Senate upon being elected President of the United States.
  • 2nd Book published

    2nd Book published
    The Audacity of hope was one of the most inspiring books by Barack Obama and is his second book ever published
  • He was in a comic book

    He was in a comic book
    Obama made his first appearance as a comic book character in July 2007 in Licensable BearTM No. 4 by Nat Gertler, where he appeared as a U.S. Senator. The comic only had a print-run of 1,050 issues. A year later, in September 2008, Obama appeared in Erik Larsen's Savage Dragon No.
  • first time being named as person of the year

    first time being named as person of the year
    he was honored and was happy. he was not very surprised but still enjoyed the moment
  • he turned the auto industry

    he turned the auto industry
    In 2009, injected $62 billion in federal money, on top of $13.4 billion in loans from the Bush administration into ailing GM and Chrysler in return for equity stakes and agreements for massive restructuring.
  • Elected president

    Elected president
    This was one of the biggest moments of his life and he enjoyed all 9 years of his presidency
  • Passed the Stimulus

    Passed the Stimulus
    Signed $787 billion American Recovery and Reinvestment Act in 2009 to spur economic growth amid greatest recession since the Great Depression.
  • Passed the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act

    Passed the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act
    This bill was called The Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act. The bill makes it easier for people to challenge unequal pay complaints and is designed to help address the wage gap between men and women.
  • first ever press conference

    first ever press conference
    he was nervous and did know what to do and was shaking the whole time and stuttering but he got it done
  • Obama care starts

    Obama care starts
    Obama care was started for people with not a lot of money could afford a health care plan and unfortunately, did not work out
  • 2nd time being person of the year

    2nd time being person of the year
    he was amazed because he didn't even know that you could get it twice. still enjoyed the moment and loved being it twice
  • Toppled Moammar gaddafi

    Toppled Moammar gaddafi
    joined a coalition of European and Arab governments in military action, including air power and naval blockade, against Gaddafi regime to defend Libyan civilians and support rebel troops.
  • predominantly black institution

    predominantly black institution
    he passed this to strengthen eligible institutions to plan, develop, undertake and implement programs to enhance the institution's capacity to serve more low- and middle-income Black American students. to expand higher education opportunities for eligible students.
  • Last ever press conference

    Last ever press conference
    More calm wanted it to go on forever but then he was happy to get out of there and spend more time with his family
  • last day as president

    last day as president
    he was happy to get out of office so that he had no more stress and spend time with his family and live normally.