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date: 20 September 2020

Obama, Barack Hussein (b. Honolulu, Hawaii, 4 Aug. 1961) US President 2009–17 

Source:
A Dictionary of Contemporary World History
Author(s):

Christopher Riches,

Jan Palmowski

The son of Barack Obama Sr., a Kenyan student, and Ann Dunham, originally from Kansas, whose parents had recently moved to Hawaii; they met when both were studying at the University of Hawaii. His father continued his studies at Harvard before returning to Kenya, but he and his mother remained in Hawaii and his parents divorced in ... ...

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