Not at all. This is an internet myth. President Obama was born in Hawaii in 1961, so he attended Columbia as a natural born US citizen; he received financial aid in the form of grants and student loans, and was never considered a foreign student because he was American by birth. It was his father, Barack Obama, Sr., who was from Kenya and studied in the US as a foreign exchange student.
President Barack H. Obama, II was named after his father, Barack H. Obama, Sr. who was from Kenya and was studying in the US as a foreign exchange student when he married the President's mother, Stanley Ann Dunham. His mother was also named after her father, Stanley Armour Dunham, from Kansas.
No, there is no credible evidence of it. President Obama was born in Hawaii, spent much of his youth there, graduated from high school there, and attended American colleges (including Harvard Law School) as an American student. Sadly, there are a number of myths about the president on the internet, including some from the "Birthers," who refuse to believe that he is an American. But all of the reliable sources indicate he was never a foreign student. That said, there is sometimes some understandable confusion because of Barack Obama's father, who had the same name that the president has. It is Barack Obama Senior who was a foreign student: he came from Kenya to study at the University of Hawaii, where he met Ann Dunham (the president's mom).
Uh.... Kenya. He was a good student and received a scholarship to study in the United. States.
President Obama is an American. He was born in Hawaii and that is part of the 50 states. So, he didn't "come" to America. He was already here. But if you are asking about Barack Obama's father, who had the same name as his son, Barack Senior came from Kenya, which is in Africa. He came here as an exchange student to study at the University of Hawaii.
Barack Obama, the president, was not born in Kenya. He was born in Honolulu, Hawaii. It was his father, Barack Obama Sr., that was born in Nyang'oma Kogelo, Kenya.
The current president, Barack Obama, had family descended from Kenya. His father, Barack Obama Sr. was born in Kenya.
No, he is not Chinese. He is half-black (his father was an African student from Kenya) and half-white (his mother was a white, American student and later an anthropologist). He was born in Hawaii.
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Barack Obama's dad was born in Kenya and our president was born in Hawaii
Barack Obama Senior was born in Kenya. He later lived in Hawaii and then in Massachusetts before returning to Kenya.
Barack Obama's father was Barack H. Obama, Sr., (1936 - 1982), who was originally from Kenya. He and Ann Dunham, the President's mother, met while they were students at the University of Hawaii. His father was an international student from Kenya on scholarship. Dunham and Obama Sr. married in 1961 and were divorced in 1964, eventually Barack Obama, Sr. returned to Africa. Both went on to remarry.
Barack means 'blessing'. Barack is a common name in Kenya and Tanzania.
Kenya Agricultural Commodity Exchange was created in 1997.
Barack Obama's mother Stanley Ann Dunham, married Barack Obama, Sr. a student from Kenya. She and Barack were married in a private ceremony on February 2, 1961. Her second marriage was to Lolo Soetoro, another East-West Center student from Indonesia. Source: http://www.biography.com/articles/Barack-Obama-12782369 http://www.biography.com/articles/Ann-Dunham-434238
Barack Obama was born in a hospital in Honolulu, Hawaii. He was not born in Kenya, or some other foreign land. He is an American.
Barack Sr was an economist with the government of Kenya.
Barack Obama, II was born in Hawaii on August 4th, 1961. His father, Barack Obama Sr., was born and raised in a small village in Kenya.
President Barack Obama never lived in Kenya. He only visited very briefly. His late father, Barack Obama, Sr., was born in Kanyadhiang Village in Kenya and lived in Africa most of his life.
Amina Chawahir Mohamed is the Secretary of Foreign Affairs for Kenya.
No, he did not. That is an internet myth. The president went to school as an American, since he was born in Hawaii. However, his father (who had the same name as his son) was from Kenya and came to America as an exchange student to study at the University of Hawaii.
Barack Obama, Sr. was from the Nyanza Province of Kenya and returned there after Obama was born.His 1st father was from Kenya but he died of alchohol and his 2nd dad was from IndonesiaHis father is from Kenya.
A lot of people wonder why Obama doesn't go back to Kenya. In a speech, Michelle Obama said Kenya is Barack Obama's home country.