His mother spent most of the next two decades in Indonesia, divorcing Lolo in 1980 and earning a Ph D degree in 1992, before dying in 1995 in Hawaii following unsuccessful treatment for ovarian cancer and uterine cancer.
He attended Punahou School— a private college preparatory school— with the aid of a scholarship from fifth grade until he graduated from high school in 1979.
born August 4, 1961) is an American politician who served as the 44th President of the United States from 2009 to 2017.
The first African American to assume the presidency, he was previously the junior United States Senator from Illinois from 2005 to 2008.
In February 1981, Obama made his first public speech, calling for Occidental to participate in the disinvestment from South Africa in response to that nation's policy of apartheid.
In a 2006 interview, Obama highlighted the diversity of his extended family: "It's like a little mini-United Nations", he said.