Barack Hussein Obama II

Democratic Party

About Me

Chicago State Senator: 1997-2004

U.S. Senator: 2005-2008

U.S. President: January 20, 2009 - Present


Birth Date: August 4, 1961

From: Honolulu, Hawaii

Education: Columbia University, Harvard Law School

Religion: Christian


Before politics, he was Chicago's Developing Communities Project director. He helped set up a job training program and college preparatory tutoring program.


In 1993, he joined Davis, Miner, Barnhill & Galland, a 13-attorney law firm specializing in civil rights litigation and neighborhood economic development.


The Family

Hobbies / Fun Fact

- Loves to play basketball!


- Chicago White Sox fan!


- In 2006, he won a Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Recording!



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