1: Born August 4, 1961, Barack Obama is a person with an amazing story of success and dedication. He was the first Black president of the United States and is currently serving his second term in office.
2: Barack's family was complicated. His mom and dad divorced only 1 year after getting married. His dad moved away and his mom and grandparents were the ones who took care of him during his childhood
3: As a child, Barack was a good student . He was a very good academically. He got into a private school called Punahou for 7 years. However as a child his social life was a little more complicated. | Barack always had a cheerful personality as a child. He would always look for the positives in any situation.
4: Barack's teenage years were not good. He lost who he was and got into gangs and drugs. Barack claims he did so because he did'nt know who he was and had trouble finding out who he was.
6: Barack Obamas family now is his wife and two kids. His wife is Michelle Obama and he has two children, Malia and Natasha
9: Barack Obama's current job is President of the United States. He is currently serving his second term in office after being elected a few weeks earlier
11: Barack Obama is currently 51 and also is funding a charity called K.I.D.S which is a charity that helps disadvantaged children. I chose him because it shows just how much you can overcome if you just try enough.