How tall is Barack Obama?
Wondering, how tall is Barack Obama? He stands at 6 foot 1 or 185cm tall.
The US President Barack Hussein Obama II is the 44th President of the United States of America. The First Lady, Michelle Obama, is a similar height to her husband, her height is said to be 5 foot 11 inches. Barack was born on the 4th of August,1961 in Honolulu.
Barack Obama is a graduate of Columbia University and also the prestigious Harvard Law School. In 2004 Barack Obama received US attention for his campaign to represent Illinois in the US Senate, He was victorious in March for the Democratic Party primary and eventually won the election to the Senate in November.
On the 10th of February, 2007, Obama announced his candidacy for President of the United States in front of the Old State Capital building in Illinois. The choice of the announcement site was viewed as symbolic because it was also where Abraham Lincoln delivered his historic speech.
In 2008 Barack started his run for the white house. Obama won 52.9% of the popular vote. He is the first African American to be elected President.
How tall is Barack Obama? He is 6’1” (185cm).
Barack Obama Height Comparison
Here we can see Barack Obama is 2 inches taller than his wife, Michelle Obama who is 5’11”. Also Barack is significantly taller than France’s President Nicolas Sarkozy who is rumored to be as short as 5’5”.
Here is Obama with 6’1” Arnold Schwarzenegger, as we can see both men are about the same height.