The presidential campaign was a series of ups and downs, but did you know Obama and Romney are relatives? According to GenealogyBank.com, the fierce presidential candidates are distant cousins from King Edward I. The site also reveals that many old famous U.S. presidents are related cousins to the famed candidates.
Obama and Romney even have some surprising outlaw cousins including Clint Eastwood and Wild Bill. The presidential candidates also have distant relatives in Hollywood, Obama and Brad Pitt being distant cousins and Romney being loosely related to Princess Diana.
The presidential family tree is interesting to say the least. It captures a small insight on how crazy family trees can be.
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Obama and Romney are Related According to GenealogyBank.com
- By: Erin FoxNov 20, 2012