The Michelle Obama celebrity doll portrays her as herself, the First Lady of the United States from 2009 to 2017, a lawyer, and author. She is married to Barack Obama, the 44th President of the United States Barack Obama. She was the first African American First Lady. Her memoir, Becoming, became the best selling book in the United States in just fifteen days in 2018. It has sold over 10 million copies.
The soft plush doll was made by The Unemployed Philosophers Guild in 2019 and is part of the Little Thinkers collection and sells for $18.95 at www.philosophersguild.com. The museum also has the Barack Obama plush doll in the collection.
Born January 17, 1964
“You’re going to have so many lives within a life.”
Michelle LaVaughn Robinson graduated cum laude from Princeton University and Harvard Law School, practiced law in her native Chicago, then left private practice for public service — including city government and youth leadership programs. As First Lady, she advocated for military families, healthy eating, and education. After leaving the White House she wrote her best-selling autobiography, Becoming. Michelle Obama has two daughters, Malia and Sasha, and her husband, Barack, was twice elected President of the United States.
The Michelle Obama doll comes wearing a purple velvet sleeveless evening gown with a plastic crystal pearl necklace. Both the necklace and dress are tack stitched to the body to keep them in place. The felt black high heel shoes are sewn it as part of the body. Underneath the dress the body and sewn in white underwear with lace on the legs.
The shoulder length styled hair is made of black velvet and sewn on. The pink lips, white teeth, brown eyes, and black eye brows are embroidered into the face and the round nose is sewn on. There are no ears. The plush doll is weighted and stuffed to sit on its own at the edge of a shelf and give the appearance the doll is standing.
The plush Michelle Obama doll comes packaged in a plastic bag and has a biographical tag attached to the chest.
You can get current market prices for the Michelle Obama doll by using this links. The Celebrity Doll Museum has affiliate accounts with Ebay and Amazon. It can also be purchased directly from www.philosophersguild.com.