Michelle Obama

By: Alexa Murillo and Litzy Garcia 337

January 17, 1964-Not dead yet


She was born on January 17, 1964. Michelle was raised in a small bungalow on Chicago's south side. Craig and Michelle, 21 months apart in age,were often mistaken for twins.


She attended Whitney M. Young Magnent High School in 1981. Then she attended Princeton University in 1985. Lastly she attended Harvard Law School in 1985-1988


Her goal was to make progress in reversing the 21st century trend of childhood obesity. She stated that her goal is to make this effort her legacy


Michelle Obama attended law school to become a lawyer but stoped going because she met Barack Obama


Michelle was raised in a small bungalow on Chicago's South Side. Her father, Fraser Robinson, was a city-pump operator and a Democratic precinct captain. Her mother, Marian, was a secretary at Spiegel's.


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