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Neilia Hunter - Late Wife of Former Vise President Joe Biden

Published Fri Jun 05 2020 By Aashika
Neilia Hunter - Late Wife of Former Vise President Joe Biden

Neilia Hunter is recognized as the first wife of Joe Biden who was Vice President of the United States from 1973-2009. She was killed in a fatal car accident.

Before getting married she was the daughter of Diner owner, born on 28 July 1942, in Skaneateles, Onondaga Country, USA. 

Let's look at some interesting facts about Hunter:

What's Her Husband Net Worth?

Joe Biden has an estimated net worth of $10 million which he earns through his political career. According to the Senate's historical records, his salary increased from $42,500 per year to $174,000 per year. When he was elected as Vice President, he got another raise, earning roughly $230,000 a year. 

In addition, he also made at least $2.7 million in business income as part of his publicity tour and writing. He took $425,000 salary from CelticCapri Corp., the business the Biden used for their post-White Housework.

Martial Life of Late Neilia Hunter

Hunter and Biden got married on 27th August 1966 when her husband, Biden was still a law student. Neilia overcame her parents' initial reluctance for her to wed Joe Biden who was a Roman Catholic. Their wedding ceremony was held on a Catholic Church in Skaneateles. 

The couple together had three children and were living happily until the day of the tragic incident occurred. 

Neilia Hunter's last picture with her husband, sons, and daughter.

Has Three Children

Biden's wife is the mother of three children. She has one daughter and two sons named Naomi Christina Biden, Beau Biden, and Hunter Biden. Three children were close to their mother. 

Beau Biden and Hunter Biden.
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The eldest son of Hunter and Biden named Joseph Robinette "Beau" Biden III, born February 3, 1969. He was an American politician, attorney, and officer in the Army Judge Advocate General's Crops from Wilmington, Delaware. He is a family man. His wife is Hallie Biden and a father of two children; Natalie Biden and Robert Biden II.

On February 4, 1940, Neilia gave birth to a second baby named Hunter Biden who is a lawyer and lobbyist. He is a founding partner of Rosemont Seneca Partners, an investment and advisory firm. He also served on the board of Burisma Holdings, a major Ukrainian natural gas producer, from 2014 to 2019. He has got twice married and is the father of three children.

Daughter Naomi Christina Biden is the youngest child who was born on November 8, 1971. When she was 1 year old, she died with her mother in a car accident on the date of December 18, 1972. 

Killed in Car Accident 

The date 18th December of 1972 when Neilia passed away along with her only daughter Naomi Christina Biden whereas her sons Beau and Hunter were seriously injured but survived. Neilia along with her three children were returning home with a Christmas tree and a tractor-trailer struck their car. 

The mother and daughter's dead body are buried in Saint Joseph On the Brandywine Cemetery. Joe Biden doesn't work on December 18th as an anniversary of the fatal accident.

Graveyard of Neilia Hunter and Naomi Christina Biden.
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Joe Biden's Married to Dr. Jill Biden

After two years of the first wife died, Mr. Biden got married to Dr. Jill Biden in 1974. They also share one daughter named Ashley Blazer. They are living happily with two sons, a daughter, and a second wife. 

Joe Biden with his second life partner Jill Biden. 

Beau Biden's (Eldest Son) Death

At the age of 46, her eldest son passed away in 2015 from brain cancer. The last statement of Beau to father was that he must be ok to look after the wife and children that Beau Left behind. 

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