Beau Biden’s Life in Photos

Beau Biden, the son of Vice President Joe Biden, has died after battling brain cancer at age 46. He was a lawyer, member of the Delaware National Guard and former Delaware attorney general. Take a look at images of his family life and career.

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Beau Biden with his wife, Hallie, and their two children Natalie and Hunter.
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Beau Biden pictured with his father Vice President Joe Biden in Houston, August 2013, where he underwent medical testing. Beau Biden has passed away after battling brain cancer. He was 46.
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Beau Biden poses for a photo with his wife Hallie while in Houston for medical testing. He tweeted: "Touched by all your well wishes--thank you. Nice evening in Houston w/ Hallie; will share update when we have it."
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Biden at the Delaware State Fair with his family, July 2013.
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Beau Biden was hospitalized Tuesday, May 11, 2010 after having what doctors believed was a mild stroke. He underwent surgery at a Texas cancer center in 2013 to remove what was described as a small lesion after he was diagnosed with brain cancer.
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Beau Biden is pictured with his wife Hallie and their two children, Hunter and Natalie.
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Biden in North Carolina, rallying vets for Obama.
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Beau Biden with his daughter, Natalie.
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In Spring 2015, Beau Biden suffered a recurrence. He sought aggressive treatment and earlier this month was admitted to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center.
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Beau Biden supported Operation Enduring Freedom in Iraq as part of a year-long deployment in September 2009.
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After returning from the war, he said in he would not seek his father's Senate office, but wanted to focus instead on the job of AG.
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Beau Biden announced in 2014 that he would not seek a third term as attorney general. He said he planned to run for governor in 2016.
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Nieces Finnegan and Naomi and his own daughter, Natalie. They were all sitting in the front row at the Democratic National Committee (DNC) winter meeting at the Capitol Hilton waiting for Senator Joe Biden to speak on February 3, 2007 in Washington, D.C.
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Beau Biden walks on stage during day three of the Democratic National Convention (DNC) at the Pepsi Center August 27, 2008 in Denver, Colorado.
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Beau Biden arrives at his father's home on August 22, 2008 in Greenville, Delaware, after his dad had been chosen as Obama's running mate.
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Beau Biden hugs his father during day three of the Democratic National Convention (DNC) at the Pepsi Center August 27, 2008 in Denver, Colorado.
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Beau Biden taking the stage with his father during the 2008 Democratic National Convention.
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Vice-President Joe Biden and sons Hunter Biden (L) and Beau Biden walk in the Inaugural Parade January 20, 2009 in Washington, DC.
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Vice-President Joe Biden arrives with his family, wife Jill, sons Hunter and Beau at the reviewing stand to watch the Inaugural Parade from in front of The White House January 20, 2009 in Washington, DC.
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Beau Biden III (C) stands with other members of the Delaware Army National Guard 261st Signal Brigade during a welcome home ceremony honoring the Delaware Army National Guard 261st Signal Brigade at Legislative Mall on September 30, 2009 in Dover, Delaware.
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Vice President Joe Biden talks with soldiers while his son U.S. Army Capt. Beau Biden (L) looks on at Camp Victory on July 4, 2009 near Baghdad, Iraq.
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Joe Biden talks with his son U.S. Army Capt. Beau Biden (L) at Camp Victory on July 4, 2009 near Baghdad, Iraq.
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