john boyega

Actor John Boyega (“Star Wars: The Force Awakens”) is 24

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

EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE

The final forming of a person’s character lies in their own hands. – Anne Frank

EUR BIRTHDAYS

March 17: Percussionist Harold Brown of War is 70. Rapper Swifty of D12 is 41. Actor John Boyega (“Star Wars: The Force Awakens”) is 24.

BLACK HISTORY

Mar. 17, 1946: Jackie Roosevelt Robinson made his professional debut as a member of the Montreal Royals in the Daytona Beach ballpark that now bears his name. One year later, Robinson would break Major League Baseball’s color
barrier and earn the inaugural Rookie of the Year Award as a
member of the Brooklyn Dodgers.