Musician Bootsy Collins is 65

Musician Bootsy Collins is 65

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

EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE

Just remember the world is not a playground but a schoolroom. Life is not a holiday but an education. One eternal lesson for us all: to teach us how better we should love. – Barbara Jordan

EUR BIRTHDAYS

Oct. 26: Musician Bootsy Collins is 65. Actor James Pickens Jr. (”Grey’s Anatomy”) is 64. Rapper Schoolboy Q is 30.

BLACK HISTORY

Oct. 26, 1872: Inventor T. Marshall patented the fire extinguisher.