Newly-elected US President Joe Biden will be sworn in as president on Wednesday. He will also give a speech at the event. Biden’s first speech is special not only for the United States but also for India.
Mumbai, January 20: Newly-elected US President Joe Biden will be sworn in as president on Wednesday. He will also give a speech at the event. Biden’s first speech is special not only for the United States but also for India. Because the author of this speech is Vinay Reddy of Indian-American descent.
Who is Vinay Reddy?
Reddy has written speeches for Biden and Kamala Harris in the recent US presidential election. Not only that, he was the chief speech writer of Joe Biden, who was the Vice President during Barack Obama’s presidency.
Vinay Reddy grew up in Ohio-Dayton, USA. He is a graduate of Ohio University. Reddy’s family hails from the village of Pothiredipeta in Telangana. He worked with Biden from 2013 to 2017. Biden has been preparing for the speech since November, according to US media reports.
What will be in Biden’s speech?
Biden will be sworn in as president on Wednesday at 12 noon US time. He will be sworn in by US Chief Justice John Roberts. ‘What will Biden say at this event?’ This has caught the attention of the whole world.
‘Unity’ is expected to be the main theme of Biden’s speech. He will appeal to all to come together in this time of crisis. Biden’s speech is estimated to be about 20 to 30 minutes long.
Tradition from 1789
The tradition of giving speeches during the presidency dates back to the time of George Washington, the first president of the United States. Washington became the first president of the United States on April 30, 1789. In his first speech, Washington announced a new and free government. The speech during Washington’s second term is the shortest in the history of American presidential speeches to date. It was just a 135 word speech. In 1841, William Henry Harrison gave the longest speech of 8455 words.