Today is the birthday of America’s favorite former First Lady and the first black woman to become America’s First Lady thanks to her husband Barak Obama winning the presidency in 2008.
We bring you important information about Michele Obama from FamousBirthdays.com. Enjoy!
Former First Lady of the United States of America who married Barack Obama, the 44th President of the United States of America, in 1992. She took a leading role in the “Let’s Move!” initiative, which attempts to fight against childhood obesity, and has been a strong advocate for the rights of veterans and the LGBT community.
She was salutatorian of her high school, studied at Princeton and Harvard Law School, and worked at the Sidley Austin law firm.
She is the first African American First Lady of the United States of America. She met her husband while working for a Chicago law firm.
She gave birth to Malia in 1998 and Sasha in 2001.
She took over the position of First Lady from Laura Bush, who was the wife of President George W. Bush.
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