Biden turns 81 as age worries weigh on re-election

By Steve Holland
Updated November 21 2023 - 9:00am, first published 8:55am
The White House says President Joe Biden should be judged on his record, not his age. (EPA PHOTO)
The White House says President Joe Biden should be judged on his record, not his age. (EPA PHOTO)

US President Joe Biden has turned 81, a milestone that draws attention to his status as the oldest person ever to occupy the Oval Office, with opinion polls showing Americans worried he is too old for the post to which he is seeking re-election.

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