President Barack Obama held a press at the White House today to release a long form version of his birth certificate after extended criticism by those who did not believe he was born in the United States.

President Obama was born in Hawaii on August 4, 1961.

The U.S. Constitution says only "natural born" citizens can become president. Some members of the "birther" movement said that disqualifies President Obama because, they say, he was born outside the United States.

They were wrong. Here is the proof: