Singer Michael Bivins turns 42 today.

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Sometimes you got to hurt something to help something. Sometimes you have to plow under one thing in order for something else to grow. — Ernest J. Gaines


Aug. 10: Actor James Reynolds (“Days of Our Lives”) is 64. Singer Patti Austin is 62. Singer Neneh Cherry is 46. Singer Aaron Hall is 46. Singer Michael Bivins (Bell Biv Devoe, New Edition) is 42. Singer Nikki Bratcher of Divine is 30.


Aug. 10, 1981: The Coca-Cola Bottling Company agreed to pump $34 million into black businesses and the black community, ending a national boycott called by PUSH. (Source: