Michelle, the first lady and wife of USA president Barack Obama is an African American woman who through dint of hard work and tenacity of purpose attained the height she is today. She is a trained lawyer by profession. She had made some professional strides in her chosen profession in the years past. Going by the records and down memory lane, Michelle was a one time Associate Dean of Student Services at the University; and was once the Vice President for External Affairs and Community for the University’s medical center in Chicago.
Michelle has evolved to be known as a fashion icon that is worthy of emulation. She is a notable role model for women. She is an advocate of the cause of the poor in the society. She was once a victim of gender discrimination.
Michelle LaVaughn Robinson; the name given at birth was born on the 17th day of January 1964. Her place of birth was Chicago, Illinois to her noble parents Fraser Robinson III, and Marian Shields Robinson. She is an African American whose roots have been traced to the American South from her maternal side while she from the Low Count region tracing her roots from her paternal angle. She is married to Barack Obama and the union is blessed with two children.
While at Princeton University, Michelle had a dose of racial discrimination when the mother of her roommate who is white attempted changing her wards room because of Michelle’s color. Michelle earned her Juris Doctor (J.D) degree from Harvard law school.
Michelle’s estimated Net worth is put at $11.8 million dollars.
Fortunes do change either for good or bad. Michelle who was once discriminated against on account of her color is today not only the first lady of America but also the first African American to attain such height.
No political award to date.
Occupation: Lawyer; American first lady.
- Date of Birth: 17-01-1964.
- Place of Birth: Chicago, Illinois.
- Gender: Female.
- Height in m:80.
- Height in ft: 5’ 11”.
- Height in cm: 180 cm.
- Weight in kg: 72.57 .
- Weight in pound: 160.
- Hair color: Black.
- Eyes color: Dark Brown.
Parents: Fraser Robinson III, and Marian Shields Robinson.
- Siblings: Sasha and Malia.
- Measurements: 36-26-36.
- Spouse: Barack Obama.
- Ethnicity/Race: African American.