Actress Golden Brooks (”Girlfriends”) is 46

Actress Golden Brooks (”Girlfriends”) is 46

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

EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE

A lot of people refuse to do things because they don’t want to go naked, don’t want to go without guarantee. But that’s what’s got to happen. You go naked until you die. – Nikki Giovanni

EUR BIRTHDAYS

Dec. 1: Actress Golden Brooks (”Girlfriends”) is 46. Singer Janelle Monae is 31. Actress Ashley Monique Clark (”The Hughleys”) is 28. Actress Zoe Kravitz (”Insurgent,” “Divergent”) is 28.

BLACK HISTORY

Dec. 1, 1862: President Lincoln, in message to Congress, recommended the use of federal bonds to provide compensation for states that abolished slavery before 1900.