America thrived in the 20th century because we made high school free. We sent a generation to college. We cultivated the most educated workforce in the world.
|Born||August 4, 1961|
Barack Hussein Obama is the 44th President of the United States, and the first African-American to hold the office. Born in Honolulu, Hawaii, Obama is a graduate of Columbia University and Harvard Law School, where he served as president of the Harvard Law Review. He has worked as a civil rights attorney and taught constitutional law at the University of Chicago Law School.