Jose John May 13, 2016 No Comments
BARACK HUSSAIN OBAMA Barack Hussain Obama the candidate of Democratic Party has been elected as a 44th President of America on November 4, 2008. He defeated John McCain in the general election and became the first African American to be elected President of the United States. He is also the first black President of U.S A. In his victory speech, delivered before a crowd of hundreds of thousands of his supporters in Grant Park in Chicago, Obama proclaimed that “CHANGE HAS COME TO AMERICA.” Born in Hawaii, Obama will be the first U.S. President born outside the contiguous United States. He also will be fifth youngest President at a date of accession, and the first since Lincoln whose primary political base is Illinois. Obama was born on August 4, 1961 at the Kap ‘Olani Medical Centre for Women and Children in Honolulu. His parents met in 1960 while attending, the University of Hawaii at Manoa, where his father was a foreign student. The couple married on February 2, 1961; they separated when Obama was two year old and subsequently divorced in 1964. Obama’s father returned to Kenya and saw his son only once more before dying in an automobile accident in 1982. His name was kept on the base of his father’s...
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