Singer Patti Austin is 67

Singer Patti Austin is 67

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

EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE

“There are two kinds of worries—those you can do something about and those you can’t. Don’t spend any time on the latter.” —Duke Ellington

EUR BIRTHDAYS

Aug. 10: Singer Patti Austin is 67. Singer Neneh Cherry is 53. Singer Aaron Hall of Guy is 53. Singer Lorraine Pearson of Five Star is 50.

BLACK HISTORY

Aug. 10, 1981: The Coca-Cola Bottling Company agreed to pump $34 million into black businesses and the black community, ending a national boycott called by PUSH.