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Barack Obama

Barack Obama

Pose right next to the wax figure of the President of the United States and take your Selfie together with Barack Obama at Madame Tussauds Berlin.

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  • Barack Hussein Obama Jr. was born on August 4 in 1961 as the son of an American from Kansas and an exchange student from Kenia in Hawaii. His mother remarried again, which is the reason why Barack Obama had lived in Indonesia for several years as a child. He has Irish, British and German ancestry. As the first African-American in the office of the US president he made history in America. During his political career he mainly dealt with the issues health care, welfare and social policy. Especially he focused on the weak and the neglected, such as working-class families, homosexuals and non-health care workers.
  • After finishing his studies in political science, he first spent several years in New York and moved to Chicago afterwards. There he engaged in a neighborhood project in socially weak city districts. In 1991, he graduated from Harvard University and worked at the University of Chicago as an attorney for civil law and as a lawyer specializing in US constitutional law. Obama is a member of the Democratic Party and was first elected to the Illinois Senate in 1997. From 2005 to 2008 he held the office of the Senator of the State of Illinois in the US Senate. On February 10, 2007, he announced his presidential candidate right there, where Abraham Lincoln proclaimed the abolition of slavery in the USA in 1858. Obama then won the American presidential election and thus became not only the 44th, but also the first African-American president of the USA. In the same year he received the Nobel Peace Prize. In 2012, he defeated his Republican challenger Mitt Romney and was re-elected as President of the US. On 20 January 2017, Barack Obama was replaced by the Republican successor Donald Trump as the 45th President of the United States of America.
  • In 1992 Barack Obama married his wife Michelle. Together they have two daughters, Malia and Sasha. He wrote three books so far: "The Audacity of Hope" and "Dreams from My Father," which won a Grammy as an audio book edition in 2006, and "Of Thee I Sing: A Letter to My Daughters “. Experience Barack Obama as a wax figure at Madame Tussauds Berlin. Smile with the wax figure of Barack Obama and shoot unforgettable photos. Secure your tickets online now and visit the former President of the US at Madame Tussauds Berlin.

Barack Obama


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