On Saturday, the forty fourth U.S. president obtained birthday desires from former first lady Michelle Obama, his spouse of 25 years, and previous vice chairman Joe Biden, both of whom shared praise for Mr. Obama on Twitter.
“glad birthday @BarackObama!” Mrs. Obama, 54, wrote, captioning a picture of her husband overlooking a scenic panorama. “The view is continually higher with you.”
Biden, seventy five, posted a selfie he took with Mr. Obama on Monday, while the 2 stepped out together in Washington, D.C. to grab a chew to devour at dog Tag Bakery in the Georgetown neighborhood.
“Our lunches together have been a highlight of each week on the White residence. remaining week’s journey to @DogTagBakery turned into no different,” Biden captioned the photograph. “happy birthday to my brother, my friend, @BarackObama.”
— Nancy Pelosi (@TeamPelosi) August 4, 2018
Mrs. Obama and Biden weren’t the most effective ones honoring Mr. Obama. Illinois marked the day as the first annual Barack Obama Day, a holiday signed into regulation remaining year via Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner.
The day is “set aside to honor the 44th President of america of america who started out his career serving the people of Illinois in each the Illinois state Senate and the usa Senate, and dedicated his existence to defensive the rights of usa citizens and building bridges across groups,” NBC information suggested.
— John Lewis (@repjohnlewis) August 4, 2018
“#ObamaDay also became the No. 1 trending subject matter on Twitter, with customers coopting the hashtag to honor him.
Our lunches together were a highlight of every week at the White House. Last week's trip to @DogTagBakery was no different. Happy birthday to my brother, my friend, @BarackObama. pic.twitter.com/0faYjvnPW6
— Joe Biden (@JoeBiden) August 4, 2018
“happy #ObamaDay,” wrote John Legend, who has been on vacation with spouse Chrissy Teigen and their youngsters in Bali. “We in Indonesia (wherein he lived for a few years) toasting our President.”
— Michelle Obama (@MichelleObama) August 4, 2018