WASHINGTON, DC- OCTOBER 18: Honoree Eddie Murphy poses on the red carpet during the 18th Annual Mark Twain Prize For Humor at The John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts on October 18, 2015 in Washington, DC.

Comedian-actor Eddie Murphy is 56

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

EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE

“I am not a quitter. I will fight until I drop. It is just a matter of having some faith in the fact that as long as you are able to draw breath in the universe, you have a chance.” – Cicely Tyson

EUR BIRTHDAYS

April 3: Comedian-actor Eddie Murphy is 56. Singer Leona Lewis is 32.

BLACK HISTORY

Apr. 3, 1888: A. B. Blackburn invented the spring seat for chairs.