A page to spark motivation, find out who’s getting older, and learn more about our history.
EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE
My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style. – Maya Angelou
Jan. 8: Singer Shirley Bassey is 79. Singer Anthony Gourdine of Little Anthony and the Imperials is 75. Singer R. Kelly is 49. Reggae singer Sean Paul is 43.
Jan. 8, 1867: Legislation giving the suffrage to blacks in the District of Columbia was passed over President Andrew Johnson’s veto.