Washington : Democrat Joe Biden defeated President Donald Trump to become the 46th president of the United States on Saturday, positioning himself to lead a nation gripped by a historic pandemic and a confluence of economic and social turmoil.(AP)
Born: Joseph Robinette Biden Jr. November 20, 1942 (age 77) Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Political party : Democratic
Spouse(s): Neilia Hunter (m. 1966; died 1972)
Jill Jacobs (m. 1977)
Education: University of Delaware (BA) Syracuse University (JD)
Occupation : Politician,lawyer & author
Biden with President Barack Obama, July 2012
Biden, Obama and the national security team gathered in the White House Situation Room to monitor the progress of the May 2011 mission to kill Osama bin Laden.