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Malcolm XBarack Obama

JobsObama became the 44th president on 11, 4, 2008. Before he bacame President, he was a lawyer, a community organizer, and he worked at Baskin Robbins as a teen.Malcolm X was a ministerof Islam and gave speeches about the Civil Rights. Also , he was a great speaker and attracted huge crowdes. He was into violence, only because he was trying to get back at white people because of what they did to his father.

ChildhoodObama was born on August 4, 1961 in Honolulu, Hawaii. He was good at basketball, likes to play scrabble, and a very successful student. He also grew up without his dad. Malcolm X was born on May 19,1925 in Omaha Newbraska. He was in prison for 10 years because he robbed a drug store.

Interesting FactsBarack ObamaDid you know that Barack Obama used to smoke? Also, he won a Grammy Award in 2006 for Best Spoken Word Recording. He is our first African American President. Malcolm XThe X in Malcolm X represent his lost Native American name(His Original name was Malcolm Little). Also, he lived in a foster home his entire childhood.

People always robbed Malcolm X, shot his windows, burned his house when he was 4, and his father was murdered when Malcolm X was 6.

Married, ChirldrenMalcolm X got married to Betty X and had 6 kids. Obama is married, and has 2 chirldren, Malia Ann and Sasha (Natasha.)

SchoolObama attended Occidental College, and graduated from Columbia University. He then went to Harvard Law School and graduated in 1991. Malcolm X was very smart in school, but he bacame discouraged.

Other Important Imformation Malcolm X was a small time criminal. He wanted African American people to have equal rights. Obama worked at an ice cream shop. That's where he got his distaste for ice cream. He did not only grow up in Hawaii, but in other places like and Indonesia.

Family life (As an adult)Barack Obama comes home from work everyday to eat dinner with his family, and attends many school meetings. Malcolm X was very devoted to his family, and was a great husband and father.

Conclusion We learned that the x in Malcolm X stands for the lost Native American name Malcolm Little.We learned that Barack Obama isn't only the president, but has many other jobs like a lawyer, and a community organizer. I also didn't know that he used to smoke.


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