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In pictures: A night to remember at Obama's inaugural ball

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U.S. President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama dance at the Commander-In-Chief Inaugural Ball in Washington, Jan. 21, 2013.

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President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama wave to the crowd at the Inaugural Ball in the Washignton convention center during the 57th Presidential Inauguration.

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President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama share a dance during the Commander-In-Chief Inaugural Ball.

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President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama, who is wearing a dress by Jason Wu, dance as singer Jennifer Hudson performs during the Commander-in-Chief's Inaugural Ball.

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President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama dance at the Inaugural Ball.

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President Barack Obama kisses first lady Michelle Obama during their dance at the Commander-in-Chief Inaugural Ball.

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President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama share a dance with Air Force Staff Sgt. Bria Nelson and Marine Corps Gunnery Sgt. Timothy Easterling during the Commander-In-Chief's Inaugural Ball.

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U.S. President Barack Obama bows to First Lady Michelle Obama at the Inaugural Ball in Washington.

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Singer Stevie Wonder performs during the Inaugural Ball.

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President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama dance together at the Inaugural Ball.

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A Navy sailor dances with a partner during the Commander-in-Chief's Inaugural Ball.

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