Ann Dunham was an American anthropologist best known for being the mother of Barack Obama, the 44th President of the United States. During her lifetime, her anthropological works did not attract much attention. It was until after her death and the election of her son as President that interest in her work increased dramatically.
She was the only child of Madelyn Lee Payne and Stanley Armour Dunham. Her first marriage was to Barack Obama, Sr. from 1961 to 1964. Her second marriage was to Lolo Soetoro. The marriage lasted from 1965 to 1980. She had two children: Barack Obama and Maya Soetoro.
In 2014, producer/director Vivian Norris released the biographic documentary film about Ann Dunham entitled Obama Mama.
was a famous American anthropologist,
who was born on
November 29, 1942. As a person born on this date, Ann Dunham is listed in our database as the 9th
most popular celebrity for the day (November 29) and the 30th most popular for the year (1942).
People born on November 29
fall under the Zodiac sign of Sagittarius, the Archer.
Ann Dunham is the 251st most popular Sagittarius.
Aside from information specific to Ann Dunham's birthday, Ann Dunham is the 1783rd most famous American.
In general, Ann Dunham ranks as the 3137th
most popular famous person of all time.
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