Democrat Joe Biden has won the US presidential election to become the 46th president of the United States. People took to the streets in various American states and cities on Saturday to celebrate. In some places a real folk festival arose. This is what it looks like in pictures.
Almost immediately after the news that Joe Biden won the US presidential election, a large group of people in New York went out to express their joy on Saturday.
A close embrace in San Francisco. (Photo: Getty Images)
Many Democrats have gathered at the White House in Washington DC to celebrate. (Photo: Getty Images)
People celebrate Biden’s victory outside the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia. The decision fell on Saturday in Pennsylvania. (Photo: ANP)
A Biden supporter in Wilmington, Delaware, cheers when American media declares the Democrat the new president. (Photo: ANP)
Biden supporters gather in Times Square in New York City to celebrate the Democrat’s victory. (Photo: ANP)
Americans hold each other for delirious joy in Philadelphia . (Photo: ANP)
A man raises his fists in the air in Washington DC. (Photo: Getty Images)
This man hangs flags in the Irish town of Ballina, where Biden’s ancestors lived. (Photo: ANP)
Joy in Brooklyn, one of New York’s five boroughs. (Photo: Getty Images)