Timeline: Michelle Obama

Prestigious degrees from Princeton and Harvard followed a modest upbringing.

Michelle Obama's Life in Pictures

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Michelle Obama's mother, Marian Robinson, stayed home to raise her two children while their father Fraser worked as a pump operator. He hardly ever missed a day of work even despite suffering from multiple sclerosis. (Courtesy Obama for America)
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