The Obamas host final state dinner
The biggest one yet
US President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle hosted their final state dinner at the White House last night. The guest of honour for the biggest state dinner of Obama's presidency was Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi, who attended with his wife Agnese Landini. Continuing with the Italian theme, the night's culinary expertise was designed by celebrated chef Mario Batali, renowned for his Italian gastronomic creations.
The glamorous affair, led by the US first lady who wore a sparkling Versace dress, also saw a host of celebrities in attendance including Frank Ocean, Jerry Seinfeld, Blake Shelton, John Turturro as well as a performance by Gwen Stefani.
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