jay-z

Rapper Jay Z is 46

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EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE

You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. In fact, it may be necessary to encounter the defeats, so you can know who you are, what you can rise from, how you can still come out of it. – Maya Angelou

EUR BIRTHDAYS

Dec. 4: Jazz singer Cassandra Wilson is 60. Rapper Jay Z is 46. Model Tyra Banks is 42.

BLACK HISTORY

Dec. 4, 1906: Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. was founded on December 4, 1906 on the campus of Cornell University in Ithaca, New York by seven college men who recognized the need for a strong bond of Brotherhood among African descendants in this country.