A page to spark motivation, find out who’s getting older, and learn more about our history.
EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE
“Have a vision. Be demanding.” – Colin Powell, the first African American appointed as the U.S. Secretary of State
Jan. 16: Actress-dancer Debbie Allen is 67. Singer Sade is 58. Singer Maxine Jones of En Vogue is 58. Actor Richard T. Jones (“Judging Amy”) is 45.
Jan. 16, 1986: A bronze bust of Martin Luther King, Jr. is the first of any black American placed in the Capitol.