The Brief Biography of George Washington

Portrait of George Washington

George Washington was the Virginia plantation owner who became the United States’ first president after serving as a general and commanding officer of the colonial armies during the American Revolutionary War. He served from 1789 to 1797. Early Life and Family On February 22, 1732, George Washington was birthed in Westmoreland County, … Read more

The Brief Biography of Barack Obama

Portrait of Barack Obama

The fortieth president of the United States, Barack Obama, and the country’s first African-American president. In 2008 through 2012, he was elected to two terms. Obama was born and reared in Hawaii, the son of Kenyan and Kansas parents. He earned his bachelor’s degree from Columbia University and his law degree from … Read more