|Birth Day||June 18, 1936|
|Age||84 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||Nov 24, 1982 (age 46)|
Growing up in Kenya, he was chosen for a special program that sent him to the University of Hawaii. He then attended graduate school at Harvard, earned an Master's of Arts in Economics, and returned to Kenya in 1964.
He and his first wife Kezia Obama had two children together. He and his second wife Stanley Ann Dunham met at the University of Hawaii where they had Barack Jr. together. He would have two more children with a third wife named Ruth, and another child with Jael Otieno.
He received a scholarship in economics that offered education in the West to outstanding Kenyan students. The scholarship received financial backing from Sidney Poitier, Jackie Robinson and Harry Belafonte, among others.