12 Things to Know About Malia Obama

When Malia was just 11 years old, her family moved into the White House — and she became a First Daughter, along with the spotlight that comes from your dad being POTUS. But Malia managed to keep a low profile during her time at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, growing up before our eyes to be a sweet, smart, beautiful young woman. In fact, it’s a little hard to believe that on July 4, 2021, this all-American girl turns 23. The eldest of the two Obama daughters, Malia was born on Independence Day in 1998 (little sis Sasha didn’t come until 2001).

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