Gospel singer Kirk Franklin is 47

Gospel singer Kirk Franklin is 47

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EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE

“Freedom is never given; it is won.” – A. Philip Randolph

EUR BIRTHDAYS

Jan. 26: Singer Jazzie B. of Soul II Soul is 54. Gospel singer Kirk Franklin is 47.

BLACK HISTORY

Jan. 26, 1863: War Department authorized Massachusetts governor to recruit Black troops. The Fifty-fourths Massachusetts Volunteers was first Black regiment recruited in North.