Barack Obama
Living Person
Nationality: United States
Date of Birth: 1961
Religion: Protestant Christian
Occupation: Lawyer
Spouse: Michelle
Children: Malia and Sasha (daughters)
Political Party: Democratic Party
Political Office: State senator from the 13th district;
United States Senator from Illinois
President of the United States
Turtledove Appearances:
"Election Day"
POD: July 16, 1999
Political Office(s): President of the United States

Barack Hussein Obama II (born August 4, 1961 in the U.S. state of Hawaii) is an American attorney and politician who served as the 44th President of the United States from 2009 to 2017. A member of the Democratic Party, he was the first African American to be elected to the presidency. He previously served as a U.S. senator from Illinois from 2005 to 2008 and an Illinois state senator from 1997–2004.

Barack Obama in "Election Day"

President Barack Obama was succeeded by fellow Democrat Senator John F. Kennedy Jr. Kennedy had supported Obama's agenda, including healthcare reform, and pledged to continue those reforms at his victory speech on election day, 2016.[1]


  1. Alternate Peace, loc. 697, ebook.