A page to spark motivation, find out who’s getting older, and learn more about our history.
EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE
“Passion is energy. Feel the power that comes from focusing on what excites you.” – Oprah Winfrey
Aug. 14: Actor Antonio Fargas (”Starsky and Hutch”) is 71. Bassist Larry Graham of Sly and the Family Stone is 71. Actor Carl Lumbly (”Alias”) is 66. Actress Jackee Harry (”Sister, Sister,” ‘’227”) is 61. Actress Halle Berry is 51. Actor Lamorne Morris (”New Girl”) is 34.
Aug. 14, 1862: President Lincoln received the first group of blacks to confer with a U.S. president on a matter of public policy. He urged blacks to emigrate to Africa or Central America and was bitterly criticized by Northern blacks.