This Week in PEOPLE History

10 years ago, Sandra Bullock got married; 19 years ago, Denzel Washington was the sexiest man on the planet and more from the PEOPLE archives


Before they were the First Family, the Obamas took PEOPLE along with them on the campaign trail for Barack's first presidential campaign. "Time and love and sacrifice and struggles make you stronger," Michelle described their perspective on the campaign, to which the now-president added, "If I ever thought this was ruining my family, I wouldn't do it."
Also in This Issue: Thomas Beatie, a transgender male who became known as the "Pregnant Man," gives birth to daughter Susan and Lindsay Lohan's relationship with Samantha Ronson heats up