President Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle celebrated their 22nd
wedding anniversary yesterday… they began dating in June 1989, got
engaged in 1991 and wedded October 3rd, 1992.
two daughters, Malia, 16, and Sasha, 13.
Michelle Obama tweeted their
wedding photo to mark the anniversary, while President Obama advised newly-wed brides to be patient in their marriage, saying, it
generally takes about 10 years to train
a man properly.
we learn, but it takes us a little longer, because we’re not as smart. Michelle
has been very patient with me. Twenty-two years she’s been putting up with
Also, Dakore’s husband Olumide Akande gave a shout out
to his wife, hours ago.
Me and the Mrs @dakoreea – Crane Hotel, Barbados circa 2008 – before she
was the Mrs, before the kids, before real responsibilities, before life
as we know it! 8.5 years long, 8.5 years strong…still love this
The couple continued their relationship amidst some
ups and downs and finally had their wedding in January 2011. They are
blessed with two daughters, 3 years and 7months.