Actress Phylicia Rashad turns 64 today

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Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky. – Rabindranath Tagore


June 19: Actress Phylicia Rashad is 64. Singer Mark DeBarge of DeBarge is 53. Singer-dancer-choreographer Paula Abdul is 50. Actress Zoe Saldana (“Avatar”) is 34.


June 19, 1865: Although the Emancipation Proclamation was issued in 1863, slavery continued in Texas until June 19, 1865, when word reached Galveston, Texas that all slaves in Texas were free. This day, known as Juneteenth, is celebrated annually with picnics and barbecues at public emancipation grounds, some of which are used to this day. (Source: