Trump leaves and Biden comes, Due to Covid restrictions, the ceremony is going to be deprived of the cheering throngs of well-wishers traditional at inaugurations. it’ll also see extra-tight security after the US Capitol was breached by violent pro-Trump protesters on 6 January.
Among those present are going to be three former presidents: Barack Obama – whom Mr Biden served for eight years as vice-president – Clinton and George W Bush.
Outgoing Vice-President Mike Pence also will attend the ceremony, skipping Mr Trump’s farewell event at a military base outside the nation’s capital.
Aides say Mr Biden, a Democrat, will use his inaugural of about half an hour to deliver an optimistic involve national unity after his Republican predecessor’s turbulent tenure.
Minutes beforehand, Vice-President-elect Harris are going to be sworn in, becoming the primary black and Asian-American elevated to serve during a role a heartbeat from the presidency.
There will be musical performances from Lady Gaga – who will sing the anthem – Jennifer Lopez and Garth Brooks.
An evening concert at the Lincoln Memorial within the city are going to be hosted by Hanks and include Bruce Springsteen, John Legend, Jon Bon Jovi, Justin Timberlake, and Demi Lovato.
Mr Biden, a Catholic, plans to attend Mass on Wednesday morning at a cathedral within the city with the four top congressional leaders – Republicans and Democrats.
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