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EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE
“It’s up to you to bring yourself to the attention of powerful people around you. They’re not going to find you on their own.” — Richard Parsons
Aug. 7: Actor Harold Perrineau (“Claws”) is 55. Jazz pianist Marcus Roberts is 55.
Aug. 7, 1948: Alice Coachman becomes the first African American woman to win an Olympic gold medal in the high jump during the Summer Games in London.