On This Day

February 1, 2006 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Economist Ben Bernanke becomes chairman of the US Federal Reserve, succeeding Alan Greenspan

Economist and Chairman of the Federal Reserve Ben Bernanke
Economist and Chairman of the Federal Reserve
Ben Bernanke
Economist and Chairman of the Federal Reserve Alan Greenspan
Economist and Chairman of the Federal Reserve
Alan Greenspan

Deaths in History

  • Bryce Harland, New Zealand diplomat, dies at 74