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Barack Obama

Nickname(s):
Barack

Birth Name:
Barack Hussein Obama

Date of Birth:
4 August 1961

Zodiac Sign:
Leo

Religion:
Christian

Height:
6' 1" (185 cm)

$12 million *estimated for 2013

Barack Obama, The first African-American president of the United States. He is the 44th president of America and he has an estimated net worth of $12 million. Before Barack Obama was president, he worked as a civil rights attorney in Chicago and taught constitutional law at the University of Chicago Law School for 12 years. He served three terms representing the 13th District in the Illinois Senate from 1997 to 2004.

Obama tried to run for president in 2000, but had an unsuccessful bid against the Democratic incumbent for a seat. He was more successful in 2004. He started his presidential campaign in 2007 and after a close campaign in the 2008 Democratic Party against Hillary Clinten, Obama won his party’s nomination. In the actual presidential election in 2008, he defeated John McCain and was inaugurated as president on January 20, 2009.

Barack Obama announced in April 2011 his re-election campaign for 2012 in a video titled ‘It Begins with Us’. He posted this on his website and filed election papers with the Federal Election Commission.

Barack Obama's Popularity

This chart shows the evolution of Barack Obama's popularity over time. The data is scaled based on the average search traffic seen by Google in the United States.

 

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