When Biden met Catherine Finnegan for the first time as a senator in 1982, she cautioned him not to "bow down to the Queen."

President Joe Biden shared the British people's sadness about the death of Queen Elizabeth II.

Biden said on September 18 via The White House website.

According to another story, Jean's first statement to Biden was that she detested England.

Joe Biden claims Queen Elizabeth reminded him of his mother, Catherine Finnegan, before paying heartfelt homage.

In his autobiography, "Promises to Keep," Biden described a humorous incident.

He continued by recalling the time his Irish-born mother visited the UK and stayed the night in a hotel

who revealed how she met Biden in the White House when he was a vice president in her book, "My Mess Is a Bit of a Life."