|Eric Himpton Holder Jr.|
|Political Party:||Democratic Party|
|Education:||Columbia university (B.A, J.D.)|
|Born||January 21 1951|
Eric Himpton Holder Jr. is the first African American Attorney General (Later replaced by Another African American named Loretta Lynch) and former presidents also had confidence in his ability. Reagan choose him as a judge, while under Bill Clinton Holder was the first African American Deputy Attorney General. Eric Holder wants Americans to take a strong stand against racism.