Eugene Holiday

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Eugene Holiday
Governor of Sint Maarten
Assumed office
10 October 2010
Prime Minister
Preceded byoffice created
Personal details
Eugene Bernard Holiday[1]

(1962-12-14) 14 December 1962 (age 58)
Philipsburg, Sint Maarten[1]
Spouse(s)M.L. Holiday-Hazel
ResidenceGuana Bay, St Maarten
Alma materTilburg University[1]

Eugene Bernard Holiday (born 14 December 1962) is a Sint Maarten politician and the first Governor of Sint Maarten,[1] which became a country (Dutch: land) within the Kingdom of the Netherlands on 10 October 2010. He was installed by the Council of Ministers of the Kingdom of the Netherlands on 7 September 2010. He was president of Princess Juliana International Airport before assuming his office as governor.[2][3]


Eugene Bernard Holiday was born on St. Maarten on December 14, 1962 as the fourth of seven children of Eugene Bernard Holiday Sr. and Leonie Cassandra Marsham.

He studied in the Netherlands from 1979, graduating from Catholic University of Brabant with a doctoral degree in economics in 1987.

He married Marie-Louise Hazel in 1990.