- Name: Barack Obama
- Age: 55 years old
- Height: 6ft 1in (186 cm)
- Occupation: US President
- Net Worth: US $12 Million
- Status: Alive
Barack Obama is an American lawyer, democrat and 44th president of the United States. He was elected to the U.S. presidency in 2008 and became the first African American to hold the office. Barack Hussein Obama II was born on August 4, 1961 in Honolulu, Hawaii. His parents were Barack Sr. and Ann Dunham. His parents separated in 1964 and his mother married Lolo Soetoro in 1965. He was raised by his maternal grandparents in Hawaii.
Obama attended Punahou School in Honolulu, Hawaii. He graduated in 1979 with academic honors. He was also a competitive basketball player in high school. Obama completed his B.A. at Columbia University in 1983 and his J.D. at Harvard Law School in 1991. He served as a community organizer and civil-rights attorney before embarking on a political career.
Obama served as a member of the Illinois Senate from 1997 to 2004. He assumed office as a United States Senator in 2005, a position he held until 2008. Obama defeated Republican nominee, John McCain, in the 2008 presidential election. He assumed office as the 44th president of the United States on January 20, 2009. Delaware senator, Joe Biden, was chosen as his vice president. Obama was re-elected for a second presidential term in 2012 after defeating Republican nominee Mitt Romney.
Barack Obama Age, Birthday, Married
- Birth Name: Barack Hussein Obama II
- Birthday: August 4, 1961
- How Old : Age: 55 years old
- Place of Birth: Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
- Zodiac Sign: Leo
- How Tall : Height: 6ft 1in (186 cm)
- Occupation: U.S. President, Lawyer, Teacher
- Net Worth : Salary: US $12 Million
- Marriage(s): Michelle Robinson
- Death-O-Meter: Alive
- Official Site: barackobama.com