Barack Obama
Timeline: Great Empires

Official portrait of Barack Obama
Portrait of Barack Obama

44th President of the United States
January 20, 2009 – present

Predecessor George W. Bush
Vice President Joe Biden

United States Senator
January 3, 2005 – November 16, 2008

Predecessor Peter Fitzgerald
Successor Roland Burris
Born August 4, 1961
Honolulu, Hawaii, Kingdom of Oceania
Father Barack Obama, Sr.
Mother Stanley Ann Dunham
Issue Malia Obama (born 1998)

Natash (born 2001)

Political Party Democratic Party
Religion Christianity

Barack Hussein Obama II is the 44th and current President of the United States of America, the first African American to hold the office.