Thursday, November 6

Black in Whites: Obama Barack : The 1st Black President in USA.

In 219 years history of America, Obama succeeded to become 1st Black President of United States following 43 White Presidents, after easily defeating his rival, Arizona Republican John McCain. Obama, an Illinois senator, has thus far won 338 electoral votes, while McCain has 163. Obama needed a minimum of 270 electoral votes to claim victory. He is expected to take his office as 44th president of United stated on 20 Jan 2009.

Obama addressing the crowd

After being elected as President on 5th Nov 2008, Obama addressed huge crowd in his home city, Chicago. He said

If there is anyone out there who still doubts that America is a place where all things are possible; who still wonders if the dream of our founders is alive in our time; who still questions the power of our democracy, tonight is your answer.

It's the answer told by lines that stretched around schools and churches in numbers this nation has never seen; by people who waited three hours and four hours, many for the very first time in their lives, because they believed that this time must be different; that their voices could be that difference.
It's the answer spoken by young and old, rich and poor, Democrat and Republican, black, white, Hispanic, Asian, Native American, gay, straight, disabled and not disabled - Americans who sent a message to the world that we have never been just a collection of individuals or a collection of Red States and Blue States: we are, and always will be, the United States of America.

For complete speech click here

Barack Life at a Glance

Obama Tragic beginning of Life landed with great Victory.

Barack Obama was born born August 4, 1961 in Honolulu, Hawaii, to Barack Hussein Obama, Sr., a Luo from Kenya, and Ann Dunham, a white American from Wichita, Kansas of mainly English, Scottish and Irish descent. Parents got separated when Obama was two years old and subsequently divorced in 1964 after 3 years of marriage. Obama's father returned to Kenya and saw his son only once more before dying in an automobile accident in 1982.

Obama with his Mother

After her divorce, Dunham married Lolo Soetoro from Indonesia moved to his home country in 1967, where Obama attended local schools, such as Asisi, in Jakarta until he was ten years old. He then attended Punahou School from the fifth grade in 1971 until his graduation from high school in 1979. Obama's mother died of ovarian cancer in 1995.

Obama with his Mother and Step father

Following high school, Obama moved to Los Angeles, where he studied at Occidental College for two years.He then transferred to Columbia College in New York City, where he majored in political science with a specialization in international relations. Obama graduated with a B.A.Business International Corporation and then at the New York Public Interest Research Group.
from Columbia in 1983, then at the start of the following year worked for a year at the

After four years in New York City, Obama moved to Chicago and worked there in a church-based community organization from June 1985 to May 1988. In mid-1988, he traveled for the first time to Europe for three weeks and then for five weeks in Kenya, where he met many of his Kenyan relatives for the first time.

Obama entered Harvard Law School in late 1988. At the end of his first year, he was selected, based on his grades and a writing competition, as an editor of the Harvard Law Review. In February 1990, in his second year, he was elected president of the Law Review. During his summers, he returned to Chicago where he worked as a summer associate at the law firms of Sidley & Austin in 1989 and Hopkins & Sutter in 1990.

In an effort to recruit him to their faculty, the University of Chicago Law School provided Obama with a fellowship and an office to work on his book Dreams from My Father.

Beginning in 1992, Obama taught constitutional law at the University of Chicago Law School for twelve years, being first classified as a Lecturer from 1992 to 1996, and then as a Senior Lecturer from 1996 to 2004.

Obama met his wife, Michelle Robinson, in June 1989 when he was employed as a summer associate at the Chicago law firm of Austin. They got engaged in 1991, and were married on October 3, 1992. The couple's first daughter was born in 1998, followed by a second daughter, in 2001

Obama with his Wife and Daughters