PHOTO OF THE DAY: 1987 Barack Obama at the age of 26 visited his father’s homeland, Kenya for the first time
In 1987 Barack Obama at the age of 26 visited his father’s homeland for the first time. He met his brothers, sisters and grandmother and later he said, the visit was to transform his life. The images below come from that trip to connect with his African roots. What a transformation from an unknown young African man to the leader of the free world.