WASHINGTON: Elect Joe Biden turns 78 today on November 21, 2020, and after inheriting the country’s reins from Donald Trump, he will be the oldest president in U.S. history.
Biden, who swears at the January 2021 awards ceremony, will transfer Ronald Reagan as the oldest president in American history. Reagan left the White House in 1989, aged 77 and 349 days.
The age and health of Joe Biden and Donald Trump, who are four years younger, were looming throughout the US election.
Biden promised to be’completely transparent’ about all aspects of health once elected in an interview with CNN.
The campaign claimed that Biden was not the average seventy-yearist. His doctor, Dr. Kevin O’Connor, described Biden in a medical report released in the December campaign:’Healthy and energetic… State and Supreme Commander. ‘The Associated Press’s report said.
Meanwhile, Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke with Biden after winning the presidential election, reiterated New Delhi’s commitment to an Indo-US strategic partnership, and discussed “sharing priorities and concerns”.
Prime Minister Modi congratulated Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris for their victory on Twitter. “I congratulated Joe Biden over the phone to US President-elect,” Modi said. We reiterated our unwavering commitment to the Indo-U.S. strategic partnership and discussed shared priorities and concerns: the Covid-19 pandemic, climate change, and cooperation in the Indo-Pacific region.”
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