A page to spark motivation, find out who’s getting older, and learn more about our history.
EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE
“Children have never been very good at listening to their elders, but they have never failed to imitate them.” – James Baldwin
Aug. 27: Gospel singer Yolanda Adams is 57. Actress Chandra Wilson (”Grey’s Anatomy”) is 49. Rapper Mase is 41. Actress Demetria McKinney (”House of Payne”) is 40. Singer Mario is 32.
Aug. 27, 1949: Paul Robeson’s scheduled singing appearance at the Lakeland picnic grounds in Westchester County, NY is disrupted by a riot instigated and provoked by whites angry at Robeson’s political stands.