Time publishes photos of President Obama at his senior prom

Published: Thursday, May 23 2013 12:35 p.m. MDT

President Barack Obama waves to supporters on his arrival at Boeing Field Tuesday, July 24, 2012, in Seattle. Obama is scheduled to attend a pair of campaign fund-raisers in the area. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

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Time magazine has obtained exclusive photos of President Barack Obama attending his senior prom in 1979.

Time received the photos from the president's former classmate, Kelli Allman (nee McCormack). The photos show the president and his closest friend Greg Orme with their dates before attending the dance.

Obama, who attended the Punahou School in Hawaii, took Megan Hughes, who attended the Hawaii School for Girls at La Pietra.

Read more about Obama's prom on TIME.

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