Actress Phylicia Rashad is 66 today

Actress Phylicia Rashad is 66 today

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EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE

Without hard work, nothing grows but weeds. – Gordon B. Hinckley

CELEBRITY BIRTHDAYS

June 19: Actress Phylicia Rashad is 66. Singer Mark DeBarge of DeBarge is 55. Singer-dancer Paula Abdul is 52. Actress Zoe Saldana is 36. Singer Macklemore of Macklemore and Ryan Lewis is 31.

BLACK HISTORY

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.