Name: Joe Biden
Born: Nov. 20, 1942 in Scranton, Pennsylvania
Education: B.A., University of Delaware, 1965; J.D., Syracuse University, 1968
Elected office: New Castle County Council, 1970-72; U.S. Senate 1972-present
Professional: Adjunct Professor, 1991-present; Widener University School of Law
Historical: In January of 1973 Joe Biden was sworn into office at the age of 30 years, one month, and 14 days. He is the fifth youngest person to ever serve in the U.S. Senate (John Henry Eaton of Tennessee, Armistead Mason of Virginia, Henry Clay of Kentucky, and Rush Holt of West Virginia were younger).
Prior to the Senate: New Castle County (Delaware) Council 1970-1972; Attorney, Wilmington, Delaware 1968-1972
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