Barack Hussein Obama II was Born on August 4, 1961 in
Honolulu ,Hawaii. Obama graduated from Columbia
University in 1983 with major in Political Science In
1991, Obama received Juris Doctor Degree from Law
Scool, Harvard University.
Obama married with his wife Michelle in 1992, Thay have
two daughters Malia and Sasha Obama' father Barack
Obama, Sr. came from from Kenya, Africa. His mother
Ann Dunham came fome from Kansas, United States.
Obama previously served as U.S. Senator from Illinois,
from 2005 to 2008.
In November, 2008, Obama was elected as the 44th and
current President of the United States, inaugurated on
January 20, 2009. Nine months later, Obama was named
the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize laureate. In April 2011, he
announced that he would be running for re-election in
As president, Obama signed economic stimulus legislation
in the form of the American Recovery and Reinvestment
Act of 2009 and the Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance
Reauthorization, and Job Creation Act of 2010. Other
domestic policy initiatives include the Patient Protection
and Affordable Care Act, the Dodd-Frank Wall Street
Reform and Consumer Protection Act, the Don't Ask, Don't
Tell Repeal Act of 2010, and the Budget Control Act of
2011. In May 2012, he became the first sitting U.S.
president to openly support legalizing same-sex marriage.
In foreign policy, he ended the war in Iraq, increased troop
levels in Afghanistan, signed the New START arms control
treaty with Russia, ordered U.S. involvement in the 2011
Libya military intervention, and ordered the military
operation that resulted in the death of Osama bin Laden.