The Obama Presidency

  • Barack Obama is sworn into office

    First African American President of the Untied States of America
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    Obama's Presidency

  • Rio de Janiero is made the host city for the 2016 Summer Olympics

  • Earthquake in Hati

  • Superbowl: New Orleans Saints beat the Indianapolis Colts for their first Superbowl victory

  • Attempted assasintation of Gabrielle Giffords

  • Pope John Paul II is beatified

  • Osama bin Laden is killed

  • London Olympics

  • U.S. elections: President Obama defeats Romney

  • "The end of the World"