(CMR) President-elect Joe Biden is celebrating his birthday today (November 20).
Biden turned 78-years-old and is set to become America's oldest president.
Previously, Ronald Reagan, was the oldest President, leaving the White House in 1989 when he was 77 on the cusp of turning 78.
Biden is also older than all but one of the five living presidents, the exception being Jimmy Carter, 96, who has lived longer than any other US president.
Biden is expected to take office on January 20, 2021 at a time of widespread uncertainty with US battling a public health crisis and economic crisis.
Below are the ages of the most recent and current sitting president:
- Donald Trump 74
- Barack Obama 59
- George W. Bush 74
- Bill Clinton 74
- George H. W. Bush (deceased 2018) 94
- Ronald Reagan (deceased 2004) 93
- Jimmy Carter 96
- Gerald Ford (deceased 2006) 93