The American politician and attorney Barack Hussein Obama II served as the 44th US President from 2009 to 2017. Obama was the first Afro-American president of the United States as a member of the Democratic Party. From 2005 to 2008, he served as U.S. Senator from Illinois and from 1997 to 2004 as Senator in Illinois.
Quick facts about Barack Obama
- His full name is Barack Hussein Obama II.
- He is 59 years old
- He was born on 4 August 1961
- He is from Honolulu, Hawaii
- He is an American
How did he begin his career?
Obama was elected in 1996 to the Illinois Senate following Senator Alice Palmer, who had taken over from the Illinois 13th District from Hyde Park–Kenwood south to South Shore, and then went to Chicago Lawn in the Illinois South Side.
On 20 January 2009, Barack Obama was inaugurated as the 44th President. Obama released executive orders and presidential memoranda for the first few days of his office to instruct the US military to schedule the withdrawal of troops from Iraq. Obama has minimized the presidential records’ privacy. He also reversed President George W. Bush’s restructuring of Mexico City policy for President Ronald Reagan, banning federal funding from foreign family planning organizations conducting abortion advice.
In front of Springfield, Illinois, Old State Capitol building, Obama declared on February 10, 2007, his candidacy to President of the U.S. It was also where Abraham Lincoln gave his historical speech “House divided” in 1858 that considered the announcement site to be a symbolic location.
How is his Personal Life?
When he was working as a summer associate at the Chicago firm of Sidley Austin, Obama met Michelle Robinson in June 1989. She has been appointed as Obama’s consultant in the firm for three months and has joined Robinson at various social groups but to date rejected her initial requests. It started this summer, entered into service in 1991, and was married on 3 October 1992.
How much is his Net Worth?
Barack Obama has an estimated net worth of around $75 Million. Тhe retired Аmеrісаn Рrеѕіdеnt hаѕ got this worth thrоugh hіѕ саrееr as both Politician and Author. Whіlе he was still working, the salary for his basic needs was estimated to be around $670,000. Aftеr lеаvіng оffісе, hе соntіnuеѕ tо rесеіvе а $207К as реnѕіоn. Ваrасk Оbаmа gets about $400К реr ѕреесh.