Actor Denzel Washington attends the 'The Equalizer' New York premiere at AMC Lincoln Square Theater on September 22, 2014 in New York City

Actor Denzel Washington is 61

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EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE

True forgiveness is when you can say, ‘Thank you for that experience.’ – Oprah Winfrey

EUR BIRTHDAYS

Dec. 28: Actress Nichelle Nichols (“Star Trek”) is 83. Saxophonist Charles Neville of the Neville Brothers is 77. Actor Denzel Washington is 61. Singer John Legend is 37. Actor Andre Holland (“Selma”) is 36. Actor Miles Brown (“Black-ish”) is 11.

BLACK HISTORY

Dec. 28, 1897: C.V. Richey patents Fire Escape bracket.