Barack Obama
Barack Obama
Name: Barack Hussein Obama II
Status: Alive
Date of birth: August 4, 1961
Nationality: Flag of the United States American
Profession: President of the United States

Barack Hussein Obama II (born August 4, 1961) is the 44th and current President of the United States, the first African American to hold the office. Born in Honolulu, Hawaii, Obama is a graduate of Columbia University and Harvard Law School, where he was president of the Harvard Law Review. He was a community organizer in Chicago before earning his law degree. He worked as a civil rights attorney in Chicago and taught constitutional law at the University of Chicago Law School from 1992 to 2004. He served three terms representing the 13th District in the Illinois Senate from 1997 to 2004, running unsuccessfully for the United States House of Representatives in 2000.


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Political offices
Preceded by
George W. Bush
President of the United States
Succeeded by