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us: Obama, Barack

  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Fuller Name

    • Barack Hussein
  • Variants

    • us: Obama, Barak
    • us: Обама, Барак
    • us: Obama, Barry
    • us: Obama, Barack Hussein, II
    • us: Soetoro, Barry
    • us: Obamah, Baraḳ
    • us: Opāmā, Parāk
    • us: Ompama, Barak
    • us: Ομπτ̔̈«”αϐ·μα, Μπαρτ̔̈«”αϐ·κ
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1961-08-04
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Honolulu (Hawaii)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Washington (D.C.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Chicago (Ill.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of Chicago. Law School
        • Affiliation Start: 1992
        • Affiliation End: 2004
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Illinois. General Assembly. Senate
        • Affiliation Start: 1997
        • Affiliation End: 2004
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Congress. Senate
        • Affiliation Start: 2005
        • Affiliation End: 2008
    • Gender

    • Associated Language

    • Occupation

        United States President
          U.S. Senator
            Illinois State Senator
                Community organizer
                  (lcsh) Presidents
                    (lcsh) Legislators
                      (lcsh) Lawyers
                        (lcsh) Law teachers
                    • Related Terms

                      • us: United States. President (2009- : Obama)
                    • Sources

                      • found: Dreams from my father, 1995: CIP t.p. (Barack Obama)
                      • found: Feinstein, S. Barack Obama, 2008: ECIP t.p. (Barack Obama) ECIP text (Barack Obama was born Aug. 4, 1961 in Honolulu; his father was from Kenya; his parents called him Barry [used throughout text]; while he was in college, he started to call himself by his Kenyan name, Barack; he took pride in the name; in 2004, elected U.S. senator from Illinois; his father is also named Barack Obama)
                      • found: Wikipedia, July 21, 2008 (Barack Obama; Barack Hussein Obama II; b. Aug. 4, 1961 to Barack Obama, Sr., a Black Kenyan of Nyangoma-Kogelo, Siaya District, Kenya, and Ann Dunham, a White American from Wichita, Kan.) Nov. 3, 2008 (Hebrew page: ברק אובאמה = Baraḳ Obamah; Barack Hussein Obama Jr.)
                      • found: Obama's miracle, 2008: t.p. (Obama) p. 7 (Barry Soetoro)
                      • found: Wikipedia, WWW, Feb. 8, 2011: (the 44th President of the United States, 2009-; United States Senator from Illinois, 2005-2008; a community organizer in Chicago before earning his law degree. He worked as a civil rights attorney in Chicago and taught constitutional law at the University of Chicago Law School from 1992 to 2004; served three terms in the Illinois State Senate from 1997 to 2004)
                      • found: Aavaasaa ȯvlȯsȯn mȯrȯȯdȯl, 2010: t.p. (Барак Обама = Barak Obama)
                      • found: En̲ katai, 2009: t.p. (Parāk Opāmā) cover (Tamil translation of Obama's "Dreams from my father")
                      • found: Ompama, 2014: page 15 (Μπαρτ̔̈«”αϐ·κ Ομπτ̔̈«”αϐ·μα = Barak Ompama)
                    • Editorial Notes

                      • [Non-Latin script references not evaluated.]
                    • Change Notes

                      • 1994-11-22: new
                      • 2016-03-29: revised
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