First Lady Michelle Obama

Associated Press
FILE - In this Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2011 file photo, Bill Moggridge, the director of the Smithsonian's Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, stands at right as first lady Michelle Obama speaks in the East Room of the White House in Washington during the Smithsonian's Cooper Hewitt National Design Awards luncheon. Moggridge, a British industrial designer who designed an early portable computer with the flip-open shape that is common today, has died. He was 69. The museum said Moggridge, its director since 2010, died on Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012 after a battle with cancer. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

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Michelle Obama was born in Chicago, Illinois. She attended Princeton University and Harvard Law School. Mrs. Obama met husband Barack Obama at a Chicago law firm. The First Couple has two daughters, Sasha and Malia. (

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