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Young Obama Reportedly Rejected By Harvard Pin-Up Calendar

09/03/2009 03:53 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

The President's toothy smile can light up a room, but according to an Obama birthday factoid from Essence.com, in college, Barry's looks didn't make the cut...for a pin-up calendar:

Besides his eloquence and intelligence, Mr. Obama isn't exactly hard on the eyes. However, his looks weren't always necessarily his strongest point. When he applied to appear in a Black pin-up calendar while at Harvard, the all-female committee decided against his submission.

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