All of the accomplishments that Barack Obama have made are instrumental to the progress of other young black men and that is why we found it an exceptional occasion to be able to celebrate the first African American President of the United States of America with just one of his many achievements he achieved 20 years ago on this day. On this day, Mr. Barack Obama walked up to the podium and accepted his place at the head of the Harvard Law Review. Considered to be the most prestigious university in the world, the law school chose the most qualified candidate to head the most prestigious student position in the university. The New York Times took the time to write a story about it on this day, February 5, 1990. Read it here.