Barack Obama

Timeline created by Shota Umeki
  • Born in Hawaii

    Born in Hawaii
    HIs father came from Kenia and black. His mother is American and white.
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    Obama's timeline

  • Moves to Jakarta, Indonesia

    Moves to Jakarta, Indonesia
    he attended school at the Franciscus Assisi Primary School in Jakarta, Indonesia
  • Graduates from Punahou School

    Graduates from Punahou School
    Obama went to a private college preparatory school, from fifth grade until his graduation from high school in 1979.
  • Obama Graduates from Columbia University

    Obama Graduates from Columbia University
    Later in 1981, he transferred to Columbia University in New York City. He majored in political science with a specialty in international relations.
  • Obama Moves to Chicago

    Obama Moves to Chicago
    Obama was hired in Chicago as director of the Developing Communities Project, a church-based community organization.
  • Obama Enters Harvard Law School

    Obama Enters Harvard Law School
    Obama entered Harvard Law School. He was selected as an editor of the Harvard Law Review at the end of his first year and president of the journal in his second year.
  • Obama Becomes First Black President of Harvard Law Review

    Obama Becomes First Black President of Harvard Law Review
    Obama's election as the first black president of the Harvard Law Review gained national media attention and led to a publishing contract and advance for a book about race relations, which evolved into a personal memoir.
  • Obama marries Michelle

    Obama marries Michelle
    On October 3, 1992, he and Michelle were married.
  • Obama Wins US Senate Seat

    Obama Wins US Senate Seat
    winning 70% to his opponent's 27% -- the largest electoral victory in the history of the state of Illinois -- becomes a US Senator. http://www-news.uchicago.edu/releases/04/041103.obama.shtml
  • Obama Wins Presidency

    Obama Wins Presidency
    President Obama's Win - 2008-11-04 Obama won the presidency with 365 electoral votes to 173 received by McCain. Obama won 52.9% of the popular vote to McCain's 45.7%. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=11mjtW5K-Nw
  • Michael Jackson died in his house in 2009

    Michael Jackson died in his house in 2009
    Michael Jackson is famous singer in the world. But he died while in his bed at his rented mansion at 100 North Carolwood Drive in the Holmby Hills district of Los Angeles.
  • He was awarded a Norbel prize for peace.

    He was awarded a Norbel prize for peace.
    A committe of Nobel prize in Norway published that they gave Nobel prize to Barack Obama with high valuation about his action toward peace world without nuclear.
  • Tohoku earthquake happened in Fukushima

    Tohoku earthquake happened in Fukushima
    The 9.0 magnitude undersea megathrust earthquake occurred on 11 March 2011 at 14:46 in the north-western Pacific Ocean at a relatively shallow depth of 32 km with its epicenter approximately 72 km east of the Oshika Peninsula of Tōhoku, Japan, lasting approximately six minutes.
  • Obama instruct military intervention against iraq.

    Obama instruct military intervention against iraq.
    In May 2011 he authorized the raid in which U.S. Navy SEALS killed al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden in Pakistan - a triumph he points to as indicative of a strong national security policy.
  • Obama argue that he support same sex marrige.

    Obama argue that he support same sex marrige.
    In 2012 may 9th, he speeched that he support about same sex marrige in public.
  • Tokyo Sky Tree build in 2012

    Tokyo Sky Tree build in 2012
    Skytree is a broadcasting, restaurant, and observation tower in Tokyo. Skytree is reached height 634.0 metres and it is the tallest tower in the world. http://news.blogs.cnn.com/2012/05/22/worlds-tallest-tower-opens-to-thousands-of-visitors-in-tokyo/?iref=allsearch