The 44th president of the United States, also the first black president.
Barack Hussein Obama was borin on August fourth, 1961 in Kapi'olani Medical Center for Women & Children in Honolulu, Hawaii to parents Barack Hussein Obama, Sr. and Ann Dunham.
Obama was chosen to be the Democratic Party
's leader over Hilary Clinton
, President Bill Clinton
Obama chose his running mate to be Joe Biden
, and was running against John McCain
(running mate: Sarah Palin
Obama became won the Presidential Election on November 4th, 2008, and will take over office on January 20, 2009.