Joseph Robinette Biden Jr.
Born: November 20, 1942 in Scranton, Pennsylvania
Married: Neilla (m. 1966, d. 1972), Jill Biden (m. 1977)
Children: Hunter, Beau (Attorney General of Delaware; 2007-2015), Ashley, and Naomi
1970-1972: Member, New Castle County Council [Delaware]
1973-2009: U.S. Senator [Delaware]
1984: Primary Candidate for President (Lost)
1988: Primary Candidate for President (Lost)
2008: Primary Candidate for President (Lost)
2009-2017: Vice President of the United States
2021-Present: President of the United States
2024: Primary Candidate for President (Pending)
- AWARD: Presidential Medal of Freedom (2017)
- IMPEACHMENT: On July 25, 2023, Speaker Kevin McCarthy indicated that, in response to allegations of political interference during a tax investigation of Hunter Biden, the House of Representatives might consider beginning an impeachment inquiry "which provides Congress the strongest power to get the rest of the knowledge and information needed."
- Record Setting: In the 2020 General Election, Biden received more than 11 million votes, setting the record for the most votes received by a candidate in a single California election.
- QUOTABLE: "You can’t love your country only when you win. You can't obey the law only when it's convenient. You can't be patriotic when you embrace or enable lies." [Source: Twitter (1/6/2022)]