WATCH: Obama takes you inside White House
US President Barack Obama on Friday shared a video taking everyone inside the White House, the place commonly dubbed as the residence of the ‘Most Powerful Man on Earth’.
Obama and his family will leave White House on January 20 after eight years of stay shared a 2 minute 28 seconds video on White House’s official Youtube channel.
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WHITE HOUSE TRIVIA
Here are some amazing facts about White House
There are 132 rooms, 35 bathrooms, and 6 levels in the Residence. There are also 412 doors, 147 windows, 28 fireplaces, 8 staircases, and 3 elevators.
At various times in history, the White House has been known as the “President’s Palace,” the “President’s House,” and the “Executive Mansion.” President Theodore Roosevelt officially gave the White House its current name in 1901.
Presidential Firsts while in office
President James Polk (1845-49) was the first President to have his photograph taken… President Theodore Roosevelt (1901-09) was not only the first President to ride in an automobile, but also the first President to travel outside the country when he visited Panama… President Franklin Roosevelt (1933-45) was the first President to ride in an airplane.
The White House kitchen is able to serve dinner to as many as 140 guests and hors d’oeuvres to more than 1,000.
The White House requires 570 gallons of paint to cover its outside surface.
HERE IS AN OLD VIDEO TAKING EVERYONE ON A TOUR OF WEST WING