What Happened on February 3, 2009

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Eric Holder becomes 82nd and 1st African American US Attoney General, succeeding Michael Mukasey

82nd Attorney General of the United States Eric Holder
82nd Attorney General of the United States
Eric Holder

Famous Deaths

  • Sheng-yen, Buddhist monk and founder of Dharma Drum Mountain. (b. 1930)