Inside Prince Harry’s Sweet Friendship With Joe Biden

by Jeremy Spirogis
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Since he isn’t but a United States citizen, Prince Harry was not capable of vote within the 2020 presidential election.  But if he would have, there’s a good probability he would have solid his poll for Joe Biden. Neither Harry nor Meghan, Duchess of Sussex have endorsed a political get together or shared their private political beliefs. But Harry and Mr. Biden met a couple of years in the past when he was Vice President and so they struck up a candy friendship.

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Prince Harry and Joe Biden | Chris Jackson/Getty Images for Invictus Games

The Bidens have been large supporters of the Invictus Games

According to Hello! Magazine, Harry really met Dr. Jill Biden first again in 2013 throughout his tour of the United States. The Duke of Sussex met the then-Second Lady at a reception for British and US wounded warriors in Washington.

During his journey, Harry visited the Warrior Games in Colorado. This is what impressed the prince to create the Invictus Games, a global Paralympic occasion for wounded, injured, and sick armed providers personnel.

For the inaugural Invictus Games in 2014, Dr. Jill Biden traveled to London on her personal to cheer on the group from the United States. When the video games got here to the United States in 2016, Mr. Biden made it a degree to be there.

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At the time, Mr. Biden joked about his spouse attending the London video games on her personal. He questioned if he must be “worried” about seeing his spouse “on Harry’s arm.”

“My wife was with Prince Harry at the Invictus Games,” Mr. Biden instructed a reporter. “And I learn in The Guardian, or one in all them, and it says — I’m paraphrasing — all over the place Prince Harry went, he had this blonde girl on his arm ‒ the Vice President’s spouse! I’m slightly nervous right here, you realize what I imply?”

Cameras caught Prince Harry with the Bidens at a basketball sport

The Invictus Games options veterans from everywhere in the world competing in 9 adaptive sports activities like wheelchair basketball and sitting volleyball. In October 2015, Prince Harry, Dr. Biden, and First Lady Michelle Obama launched Invictus Games 2016 collectively at Fort Belvoir in Orlando, Florida.

As Express notes, the Duke of Sussex sat with the Bidens once they attended a wheelchair basketball sport on the 2016 video games. Cameras caught the trio collectively speaking and laughing whereas within the stands. Mr. Biden joked with the group that “Jill went to London for the last Games. She spent too much damn time with Prince Harry.”

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Joe and Jill Biden with Prince Harry | Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein/WireImage

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The Bidens additionally paid tribute to their son Beau, an Iraq War veteran who handed away in May 2015 from mind most cancers.

“We’re a military family. Our son Beau was a major. He used to have a saying and he lived it. He’d say, ‘Never complain and never explain’ and he lived it,” Mr. Biden stated.

The Bidens continued to help the Invictus Games in 2017 once they attended the finals in Toronto. This was the identical occasion the place Harry made his public debut with girlfriend, Meghan Markle.

Prince Harry can also be mates with Barack and Michelle Obama

In addition to being mates with the Bidens, Prince Harry can also be mates with former President and First Lady Barack and Michelle Obama. Harry and President Obama sat down collectively for a BBC Radio four interview, an occasion The New York Times dubbed “When Harry Met Barry.”

During the dialogue, Harry requested Obama if he most popular The Good Wife or Suits, the drama that Meghan, Duchess of Sussex starred in on the time. Obama’s reply was Suits, to which Harry replied, “Great, great answer.”

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When they had been discussing the 2 movies about an assault on the White House – White House Down and Olympus Has Fallen – Obama admitted he had not seen both movie.

When Prince Harry recommended that White House Down was the higher film, Mr. Obama replied, “Ok, I’ll take your word for it.” Obama then fist-bumped Harry.

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