Barack Obama wins hearts at the children’s hospital as Santa.

Barack Obama wins hearts at the children’s hospital as Santa.besides being a popular President, former US President Barack Obama has also been amazingly close to children and charities helping child health.

WASHINGTON: Former US president Barack Obama took on a new high-profile role as Father Christmas on Wednesday for a surprise visit to hospitalized children in Washington.

The 44th president of the U.S still lives in Washington, where he last year dressed up as Santa to visit average school students at a Boys & Girls Club in the capital

During the visit, Obama handed out Christmas presents to each of the children including jigsaw puzzles, Hot Wheels, remote-control cars, and glitter nail polish.

He also gave out hugs and even broke his ‘no selfie’ rule to pose with enthusiastic fans.

Former President Barack Obama spent Wednesday afternoon visiting the Children’s  National  Hospital in northwest Washington, D.C. where he delivered presents to young patients while wearing a Santa hat.

He visited individual patient’s rooms as well as one of the hospital’s playrooms during his 90(ninety)-minute visit.