Category Archives: Politician

Barack Obama

Barack Obama

Birth Name: Barack Hussein Obama II
Sex: Male
Profile id: Politician from United States (Democratic party)
Born on: August 4, 1961
Where: Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
Spouse: Michelle Robinson (1992–present)
Children: 2; Malia (born in 1998) and Sasha (born in 2001)
Parents: Barack Obama, Sr. (father), Stanley Ann Dunham (mother)
Maternal grandparents: Madelyn and Stanley Armour Dunham
Trivia:

  • He is the 44th and current President of the United States.
  • He is the first African American who become the president of USA.
  • He is a graduate of Columbia University and Harvard Law School.
  • He worked as a civil rights attorney in Chicago and taught constitutional law at the University of Chicago Law School from 1992 to 2004.
  • He served three terms representing the 13th District in the Illinois Senate from 1997 to 2004.
  • He won election to the U.S. Senate in Illinois in November 2004.
  • He is the winner of 2009 Nobel Peace Prize.
  • He joined office as 44th President of the United States in January 20, 2009.
  • Obama’s parents met in 1960 in a Russian class at the University of Hawai’s at Mānoa and married on February 2, 1961 and divorced on divorced in 1964.
  • After divorce his father Obama Sr. remarried and returned to Kenya. He died in an automobile accident in 1982.
  • After divorce his mother re- married to Indonesian Lolo Soetoro who was attending college in Hawaii.

For More information (may not be official sites)
Website: http://www.barackobama.com
Twitter: http://twitter.com/#!/BARACKOBAMA
Myspace: http://www.myspace.com/barackobama
Facebook Page: http://www.facebook.com/barackobama

Sonia Gandhi

Sonia Gandhi

Birth Name: Antonia Edvige Albina Maino
Sex: Female
Profile id: Politician from India
Born on: 9 December 1946
Where: Lusiana, Veneto, Italy
Spouse: Rajiv Gandhi (1969–1991)
Children: 2, Rahul Gandhi (son born in 1970) and Priyanka Vadra (daughter born in 1972)
Parents: Stefano and Paola Maino in Contrada Màini
Trivia:

  • She is an Italian-born Indian politician.
  • She is the President of the Indian National Congress.
  • She is the widow of former Prime Minister of India, Rajiv Gandhi.
  • She joined politics in 1997.
  • She was elected as the leader of congress in 1998. Since then she is the President of the Indian National Congress Party.
  • Since 2004 she is the Chairperson of the ruling United Progressive Alliance in the Lok Sabha.
  • She is the logest serving president of Congress party in its 125-year history (elected 4 times).
  • After independence, she is the only politician with foreign origin in Congress party. There were four more foreign origin leaders in congress party before India’s independence in 1947.
  • Her mother and two sisters still live around Orbassano.
  • She met Rajiv Gandhi in 1965 (who was enrolled in Trinity College at the University of Cambridge) at a Greek Resturant while working there as a waitress.
  • She got married with Rajiv Gandhi in 1968.
  • She is a practicing Christian.

For More information (may not be official sites)
Website: http://www.aicc.org.in/new, http://www.soniaindia.com/
Facebook Page: http://www.facebook.com/Smt.SoniaGandhi

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra

Birth Name: Priyanka Gandhi
Sex: Female
Profile id: Daughter of Rajiv Gandhi and Sonia Gandhi (famous politicians from India)
Born on: 12 January 1972
Where: Delhi, India
Spouse: Robert Vadra
Children: 2, Raihan Vadra and Miraya Vadra
Parents: Rajiv Gandhi (father) and Sonia Gandhi (mother)
Sibling: Rahul Gandhi (brother)
Trivia:

  • She is the granddaughter of Feroze Gandhi and Indira Gandhi.
  • Her father Rajiv Gandhi, grandmother Indira Gandhi and great-grandfather Jawaharlal Nehru were all Indian Prime Ministers.
  • Her great-great-grandfather, Motilal Nehru, was a distinguished leader in the Indian Independence Movement.
  • She did schooling in from Convent of Jesus and Mary, New Delhi.
  • He did a BA (hons) degree in psychology from Jesus and Mary College, Delhi University.
  • She did campaigning for congress party in recent election.

For More information (may not be official sites)
Facebook Page: http://www.facebook.com/gandhipriyanka