Joe Biden is a famous American politician who served as the Vice-President of the United States of American for eight years. He was the member of the Democratic party who represented Delaware as a US senator for thirty-seven years. Keep reading to know more about Joe Biden’s net worth in 2018.
Joe Biden’s Early Life
Joseph Robinette Biden Jr. commonly known by the name “Joe Biden” was born on November 20, 1942, in Scranton, Pennsylvania. He was born to his father, Joseph Robinette Biden Sr., and mother, Catharine Eugenia “Jean” Finnegan. He was the eldest in the family and lived with three other siblings.
Biden and his family left Pennsylvania when he was ten years old and moved to Delaware. Joe was raised in a Catholic family with his maternal grandparents being Irish and paternal family was of English, French, and Irish origin.
Biden started his education at St. Paul’s Elementary School in Scranton and then attended St. Helena School. Biden was a smart student in school but average in studies. He loved outdoor activities and played different sports. He was a good football player and his leadership qualities on the field led his team to numerous glories. For further studies, he attended the Archmere Academy.
After finishing studies from Archmere Academy, he got enrolled to the University of Delaware to study History and Political Science. Here at the university, he started focusing on his studies to achieve his long-term goals. Soon after the graduation, he took admission at the Syracuse University of Law School and graduated with flying colors.
Biden’s love story goes back to his college life when started he dating Neilia Hunter. The couple dated for few years when they were in college and got married before graduation. The couple has been married for almost six years and were blessed with three kids. Biden lost his wife and daughter in a car accident and took him some time to get out of it. He married his second wife Jill Biden after few years and together couple is blessed with a daughter.
Joe Biden’s Career, Awards & Achievement
Joe started his career with a law practice at a local firm and went to politics parallel to become a member of the Democratic party. Soon, the popularity earned him a spot as a Representative of Delaware after winning the election against a tough opponent. During the time, he had lost his wife and daughter due to a horrific car accident, still, he took an oath of office.
Biden’s hard work and dedication made him one of Senate’s leading expert on foreign policy. He also became the member of the International Narcotics Control Caucus. Since getting involved in the Politics, he always wanted to become a President of the United States of America.
The former President of the United States of America, Barrack Obama respected Joe very much for the achievements and all the hard work he had put in to reach that stage in the world of Politics. He became the 47th Vice President of the States and helped the President to stabilize the American economy in the wake of the global economic recession. He was re-elected in 2012 and was in the position of Vice President until last year.
Awards & Achievement
The list of honors Biden received as a Vice President is quite big and he deserved it for serving his country honestly. Apart from that, he is the winner of other numerous awards including ‘The Golden Medal of Freedom Award’ from Kosova.
Net Worth of Joe Biden
The estimated net worth of Joe Biden is approximately $700 thousand. He used to get a salary of $240 thousand as a Vice President.
Joe Biden’s hard work and dedication to work in order to serve his country to boost the economy was very impressive which led to an impressive list of supporters on social media. He is very active on a social media website called ‘Twitter’ and often posts his work and views on the same which is liked by millions of fans across the country.