Singer Ciara attends the 2017 Miss America Competition - Red Carpet at Boardwalk Hall Arena on September 11, 2016 in Atlantic City, New Jersey.

Singer Ciara is 31

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

EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE

I get angry about things, then go on and work. – Toni Morrison

EUR BIRTHDAYS

Oct. 25: Actor Michael Boatman (”The Good Wife,” `’Spin City”) is 52. Comedian Actress Persia White (”Girlfriends”) is 46. Actor Craig Robinson (”The Office”) is 45. Singer Jerome Jones (Romeo) of Immature is 35. Singer Ciara is 31.

BLACK HISTORY

Oct. 25, 1940: Benjamin O Davis becomes the first black general in U.S. Army.