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Michelle Obama

Michelle LaVaughn Robinson Obama (born January 17, 1964) is the wife of the 44th and incumbent President of the United States, Barack Obama, and is the first African-American First Lady of the United States. Raised on the South Side of Chicago, Obama attended Princeton University and Harvard Law School before returning to Chicago and to work at the law firm Sidley Austin, where she met her future husband. Subsequently, she worked as part of the staff of Chicago mayor Richard M. Daley, and for the University of Chicago Medical Center. Throughout 2007 and 2008, she helped campaign for her husband's presidential bid and delivered a keynote address at the 2008 Democratic National Convention. She is the mother of two daughters, Malia and Sasha, and is the sister of Craig Robinson, men's basketball coach at Oregon State University. As the wife of a Senator, and later the First Lady, she has become a fashion icon and role model for women, and an advocate for poverty awareness, nutrition and healthy eating. Michelle LaVaughn Robinson was born on January 17, 1964, in Chicago, Illinois.

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President Obama -- NOT Buying Rancho Mirage House

President Obama
He's NOT Buying Rancho Mirage House

There are lots of reports circulating that President Obama is in escrow to buy a house in the exclusive Rancho Mirage gated community which the likes of Frank Sinatra and Bob Hope called home --… READ MORE >

Aaron Schock -- The Obamas Did Nothing Wrong Getting Photo of Malia Deleted

Congressman Aaron Schock
Obamas Did Nothing Wrong Getting Photo of Malia Deleted

President and Michelle Obama are rightly trying to protect their daughters by pressuring media outlets NOT to publish and post pics of the girls when they're out and about ... so says Congressman… READ MORE >

- 12 days ago
White House Strong-Arms Photo Agency to Squash Malia Photos

White House
Strong-Arms Photo Agency To Squash Malia Photos

Malia Obama went to a famous L.A. restaurant Monday night -- a restaurant regularly frequented by celebs and paparazzi -- and when the White House found out a photog took her pic, they went into… READ MORE >

- 16 days ago
Richard Sherman -- SPOOFS SIDELINE RANT ... With Michelle Obama

Richard Sherman
SPOOFS SIDELINE RANT ... With Michelle Obama

She already dunked on LeBron ... now Michelle Obama is getting screamed at by Richard Sherman in a spoof of his epic NFL sideline rant ... in the hopes she can convince kids to eat… READ MORE >

- 57 days ago
Sarah Jessica Parker -- First Lady Michelle Obama Is High On Fashion Rankings

Sarah Jessica Parker
First Lady Is High On Fashion Rankings

Sarah Jessica Parker going to the White House meant code red for the First Lady -- as in what the hell to wear when a fashion icon comes over? So, did Michelle Obama dress to impress? We asked… READ MORE >

- 64 days ago
Team USA Olympians -- Warned at White House ... NO SELFIES WITH OBAMA!

Team USA Olympians
Warned at White House NO SELFIES WITH OBAMA

David Ortiz ruined it for everyone ... because when Team USA visited the White House last week, they were warned to NOT take selfies with the President ... multiple sources tell TMZ Sports. READ MORE >

- 109 days ago
White House Pastry Chef Bill Yosses --  I Didn't Butter Up Obama

White House Pastry Chef
I Didn't Butter Up Obama

White House Executive Pastry Chef Bill Yosses admits ... it looks pretty incriminating -- carrying his luggage on the streets of D.C. after announcing he's quitting. Our photog Colin did a… READ MORE >

- 127 days ago
Michelle Obama's Jeweler -- Gastineau Girls Are Ripping Off My Smithsonian Style!!!

Michelle Obama's Jeweler
Gastineau Girls Are Ripping Off My Smithsonian Style!!!

Lisa and Brittny Gastineau aren't just a couple off small-time jewelry thieves ... they're ripping off one of the most famous jewelers in American history -- so says the famous jeweler… READ MORE >

- 151 days ago
Michelle Obama Shuts Down Aspen Airport -- Cool Your Jets, Richie Rich

Michelle Obama
Shuts Down Aspen Airport Cool Your Jets, Richie Rich

Michelle Obama and the extremely rich collided in the air Friday ... when the Aspen Airport apparently shut down for an hour to facilitate a fun-filled ski weekend for Michelle and her kids.The… READ MORE >

- 160 days ago
Kim Kardashian Identity Thief Setenced to Prison

Kim Kardashian
Identity Thief Sentenced to Prison

The man who stole Kim Kardashian's identity and tried to transfer thousands of dollars from her bank accounts has been sentenced to 3 1/2 years in federal prison ... TMZ has learned.Luis Flores,… READ MORE >

- 174 days ago

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