January 20th is the day Barack Obama (Barack Hussein Obama II) became the 44th President of the United States.
He was President of the United States from January 20, 2009 to January 20, 2017.
More than 2 million spectators gathered from all over the United States to see his inauguration.
This is said to be the largest number in history.
Obama was an innovative president in many ways:
- Mixed race with African descent
- Youth born in the 1960s
- From Hawaii
- Parents are Muslim
He won the Nobel Peace Prize in October 2009.
– Wikipedia: Barack Obama