Breaking News

FIRST PHOTO: See George & Amal on Their Wedding Night!

Archive Homepage Best of the '00s

Celebrate the decade that made twins all the rage, Britney a pop princess, American Idol must-see TV, and the Obamas America's first family

 photo | 2000, Barack Obama Cover, Michelle Obama on Cover
2009

'We Have Chosen Hope'

The Barack Obama Era Began with a Massive, Peaceful, Emotional Gathering, a Sober Speech—and Jubilant Celebrations That Went on Till the Wee Hours

Read This Story

Issue Date:Feb 02, 2009

Add PEOPLE Photos
Search Terms and Section
Search by Date

Browse All Covers

Advertisement