1988. He was on a journey of self-discovery to know more about his heritage and his father, who split from his mum 2 years after he was born.
On his second trip in 1992, he traveled
with Michelle, who was his fiancee at the time. They married a few
months after that visit. He wanted Michelle to meet his paternal
grandmother & other extended family members.
He then visited in 2006 as a US senator. He moved
freely and visited his
father’s grave and his grandmother’s tin-roof house. Two years later,
he became the president of the United States of America. (he's pictured
with his grandmother above). More photos after the cut...