Producer Quincy Jones attends the 2016 Vanity Fair Oscar Party Hosted By Graydon Carter at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on February 28, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California.

Composer-conductor Quincy Jones is 84

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

EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE

“Women in particular need to keep an eye on their physical and mental health, because if we’re scurrying to and from appointments and errands, we don’t have a lot of time to take care of ourselves. We need to do a better job of putting ourselves higher on our own ‘to do’ list.” – Michelle Obama

EUR BIRTHDAYS

March 14: Composer-conductor Quincy Jones is 84. Actress Tamara Tunie (”Law and Order: SVU”) is 58. Actress Penny Johnson Jerald (”Castle,” ‘’24”) is 57. Actress Elise Neal (”All of Us”) is 51. Actor Gary Anthony Williams (”Boston Legal,” ‘’Malcolm in the Middle”) is 51.

BLACK HISTORY

Mar. 14, 1917: First training camp for “colored” officers is established by the U.S. Army in Des Moines, Iowa.