Wynton Marsalis turns 49 today

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EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE

“Everyone who has achieved financial independence will tell you that – at least in the early days — you have to work smarter and harder. The price of success must be paid in full, and it must be paid in advance. There are no shortcuts.” — John Cummuta

CELEBRITY BIRTHDAYS

Oct. 18: Singer-guitarist Chuck Berry is 84. Actor Joe Morton is 63. Jazz trumpeter Wynton Marsalis is 49. Singer Nonchalant is 37. R&B singer Ne-Yo is 31.

WEBSITE OF THE WEEK

The Black Butterfly is a black-owned website that specializes in diverse greeting cards and specialty gift items (www.theblackbutterfly.com/).

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BLACK HISTORY

Oct. 18, 1968: World long jump was beaten by Bob Beamon, record at 29 ft, 2.5 in., at the Mexico City Olympics. (Source: www.BlackFacts.com)