Singer Janelle Monae is 30

Singer Janelle Monae is 30

A page to get motivated, find out who’s getting older, and learn more about our history.

EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE

The heart of human excellence often begins to beat when you discover a pursuit that absorbs you, frees you, challenges you, or gives you a sense of meaning, joy, or passion. – Terry Orlick

EUR BIRTHDAYS

Dec. 1: Singer Janelle Monae is 30. Actress Ashley Monique Clark (“The Hughleys”) is 27. Actress Zoe Kravitz (“Insurgent,” ”Divergent”) is 27.

BLACK HISTORY

Dec. 1, 1862: President Lincoln, in message to Congress, recommended the use of federal bonds to provide compensation for states that abolished slavery before 1900.