His family was poor and he lived with his grandparents.
He never got to have a good relationship with his dad.
His dad died when he was very young.
Obama returned from Kenya with a sence of renewal entering Harvard Law School in 1988
After law school, Obama returned to Chicago to practice as a civil rights lawyer.
While living with his grandparents, Obama enrolled in the esteemed pun aha Academy, excelling in basketball and graduating with academic honors in 1979.
Obama also struggled with the absence of his dad, who he only saw once after his parents divorced.
Michelle Robinson was assigned to be Obama's adviser during a summer internship at the firm, and not long after, the couple began dating. Their first kiss took place outside of a Chicago shopping center.
Obama has now 2 daughters.
His parents were divorced.
Obama only saw his father once after their parents divorced.