Barack and Michelle Obama's Sweetest Moments as First Couple
Summary: Who can resist the romance between commander-in-chief and the first lady? From sweet snuggles during public appearances to stolen kisses on set, there’re so many heartwarming moments between Barack and Michelle Obama. Every time we saw their sweet moments, their love just made us weak at the knees.
President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama will celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary this year. Since they entered the White House eight years ago, we've seen lots of PDA moments of this golden couple. From the very beginning of campaign trails to all kinds of public appearances, Michelle and Barack have set a standard for presidential couples to come - they always had each other’s back. Let’s take a look back at the sweet moments of The First Couple through the years.
Barack and Michelle Obama bump fists at an election night rally at the Xcel Energy Center June 3, 2008. Their determined eyes and tacit movement, which proving they’ve got each other’s back.
Barack Obama and his wife Michelle Obama backstage before going out to meet with their supporters at a primary night rally in the gymnasium at the Nashua South High School on Jan. 8, 2008 in New Hampshire.
Michelle and Barack Obama stick close together while riding on a campaign bus in New Hampshire after a late night of campaigning in 2008.
President Barack Obama dances with first lady Michelle Obama during the Western Inaugural Ball on Jan. 20, 2009 in Washington, DC. Most girls dream of finding someone who can look into their eyes just like the way Barack looks at Michelle.
Barack Obama and Michelle Obama ride in a golf cart at an Inaugural Ball in Washington, D.C, Jan. 20, 2009.
The much-adored couple never misses a chance to show their love to each other, even to embarrass daughters Malia and Sasha by stealing a smooch. In this photo, the First Family is staying in a private study off the Oval Office, Feb. 2, 2009.
President Obama hugs first lady in the Red Room while senior advisor Valerie Jarrett smiles at the White House on March 20, 2009.
Barack Obama and Michelle Obama share a semi-private moment in a freight elevator at an Inaugural Ball in Washington, D.C., Jan. 20, 2009. Though there’re a bunch of security guys standing behind, they just pretend they are the only ones in the room.
President Barack Obama whispers into first lady Michelle Obama’s ear during the White House Cinco de Mayo celebration in 2009.
Barack and Michelle Obama share a private dance before a May 2012 concert at the White House.
Mrs. Obama greets Mr. Obama on the tarmac at JFK in June 2012. Simply looking at this photo, it’s a normal scene of a wife welcoming her husband home.
The first couple smooches as they are caught on the "Kiss Cam" screen during a timeout at an Olympic basketball exhibition game in Washington, July 16, 2012.
The first couple made history with this August 2012 hug. After the Obama campaign sent this photo out to the account's followers, at the time, it became the most tweeted photo of all time on election night.
President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama ride in the inaugural parade in Washington, D.C. on Jan. 21, 2013.
President Barack Obama bows to first lady Michelle Obama at the Inaugural Ball in Washington on Jan. 21, 2013.
The first lady Michelle Obama wipes something from President Obama’s forehead during a dinner at the Schloss Charlottenburg Palace in Berlin, Germany on June 19, 2013.
The President Obama and First Lady Michelle hold hands as they listen to the address of Rep. John Lewis commemorating the 50th Anniversary of Bloody Sunday and the Selma to Montgomery civil rights marches on March 7, 2015.
The first lady Michelle snuggles against the president while a video filming for the 2015 World Expo in the Diplomatic Reception Room of the White House. In this moment, Michelle just like a shy girl, isn’t that beautiful?
President Barack Obama and his first lady Michelle Obama pose for photos at the Instagram #GimmeFive photo booth during the annual Easter Egg Roll on April 6, 2015.
Mrs. Obama is adjusting Mr. Obama’s tie as they await the arrival of Chinese President Xi Jinping and his wife Peng Liyuan to the White House on Sept. 25, 2015.
Michelle and Barack Obama imitate monsters as they read Where the Wild Things Are during the White House Easter Egg Roll on the South Lawn of the White House on March 28, 2016 in Washington, D.C. From almost the same facial expressions, you may understand what made the 25-year marriage successful.
President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama embrace as they watch the musical performances at the 2016 National Christmas Tree lighting ceremony at the Ellipse near the White House in Washington, Dec. 1, 2016.
Now, nearly 25 years later, they still look like newlyweds. “If we were going to do this together, there were some things we would sacrifice for, there were other things we wouldn’t,” the President Obama once said. “And making sure we were there for each other, that’s something we wouldn’t sacrifice.” Perhaps the most inspiring of all is their commitment to each other and to their family. As Obama’s term ends, I wanna say thank you to this couple for showing us what real love is. At last, thank you President Barack and Michelle Obama for the 8 wonderful years.