Actor Wesley Snipes attends the "CHI-RAQ" New York Premiere at Ziegfeld Theater on December 1, 2015 in New York City.

Actor Wesley Snipes is 55

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EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE

“You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them.” —Maya Angelou

EUR BIRTHDAYS

July 31: Actor Wesley Snipes is 55.

BLACK HISTORY

July 31, 1874: Patrick Francis Healy was inaugurated as president of Georgetown University, the oldest Catholic University in America, and became the first African American to head a predominantly white university.