Euphoric celebrations are instantly erupting around the nation as Democrat Joe Biden is officially announced as president-elect, defeating Donald Trump after a nerve-wracking four days of awaiting results. The announcement also marks a historic moment as Senator Kamala Harris is elected as the first Black and first female vice president.

Biden will make history as well, becoming the oldest president after he turns 78 years old at the end of the month, CNN reported

Social media was quickly flooded with reactions as several news outlets declared Biden as the winner.