The African-American heritage of United States presidents is a topic on one President with African-American heritage and is a disputed topic relating primarily to six other Presidents who identified as white and were commonly considered part of European-American society. The academic consensus of historians rejects most of the specific claims below that the men may have had some African ancestry, the consensus acknowledging the long history of interracial relations in the United States.
President Barack Obama had a Kenyan father and an American mother of Northern European ancestry.
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