Former US President Barack Obama who served two terms at the Oval Office is one of the most respected politicians and leaders in the world. Now, he has done something truly incredible as the festive occasion of Christmas draws near.
The leader paid a visit to the sick children at the Children's National Hospital in Washington. What was special about the visit though was the fact that Mr Obama was dressed as Father Christmas as he sported a red hat and carried a sack full of gifts for the kids. He also entertained the children with selfies and hugs, making it a really special moment for them. He also a video on his Twitter handle where he can be seen walking into the hospital carrying amazing gifts. He was, of course, greeted by the hospital staff with a massive cheer. He can also be seen interacting with many of the patients as he gave them gifts and toys, not unlike Santa himself.
There is also a moment where Mr Obama can be seen dancing as he greets a young fan who looks like she is in tears on seeing him. The two share a hug as the crowd cheers on. The clip ended with him thanking everyone for allowing him to do this. He also added that it was a wonderful experience interacting with these kids and being a father of two he knows what's it like to care for them, calling it the most important thing there is. This is not the first time that a public figure or celebrity has pulled off something like this. Many actors have done similar acts of kindness by visiting Children's hospital including the cast of Avengers.