Barack and Michelle Obama: 20 Years TogetherOct 3, 2012 @ 5:11 pm
Awww! President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama are celebrating their 20th wedding anniversary today, and the President sent out this adorable tweet earlier today: “Twenty years ago today, I married the love of my life and my best friend. Happy anniversary, Michelle. -bo.” The pair met at a law firm in Chicago in 1989 when Michelle (neé Robinson), then 25, was assigned to mentor Obama, a 27-year-old law associate still studying at Harvard. This sweet video will give you all the details you can handle about the First Couple’s history together. “I figured out pretty quick that I wanted to ask her out,” the President says in the clip, and we can understand why: Not only has Michelle become one of the most powerful women in the world, she’s stylish to boot. Here’s wishing the President and his wife a happy anniversary!
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