Michelle LaVaughn Robinson Obama is an American lawyer and writer.
She is the wife of the 44th and current President of the United States, Barack Obama, and the first African-American First Lady of the United States.
Raised on the South Side of Chicago, she is a graduate of Princeton University and Harvard Law School, and spent the early part of her legal career working at the law firm Sidley Austin, where she met Obama.
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.
She delivered a keynote address at the 2008 Democratic National Convention and also spoke at the 2012 Democratic National Convention.
She and her husband have two daughters together.
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.
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