A painting of Barack Obama on display at the Manifest Hope Gallery Opening at the Democratic National Convention on August 24, 2008 in Denver, Colorado.
I'm sure many of you watched Obama's historic speech last night as the first African American presidential nominee of a major political party. As various news stations interviewed African Americans in the audience during the four day convention, many of them said they thought they would never see this day. Let's take a look at photos from the 2008 Democratic National Convention:
Rosario Dawson, Jennifer Lopez and Jessica Alba attend the Voto Latino Party on August 27, 2008.