February 1, 2014 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • 14 people are killed after Mount Sinabung erupts in Indonesia

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Janet Yellen becomes Chair of the US Federal Reserve, succeeding Ben Bernanke

15th Chair of the Federal Reserve Janet Yellen
15th Chair of the Federal Reserve
Janet Yellen
Economist and Chairman of the Federal Reserve Ben Bernanke
Economist and Chairman of the Federal Reserve
Ben Bernanke
  • Syrian civil war death toll reaches 130,000, while 4 million are displaced