Actor Kenan Thompson ("Saturday Night Live," ''Kenan and Kel") is 38

Actor Kenan Thompson (“Saturday Night Live,” ”Kenan and Kel”) is 38

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If we accept and acquiesce in the face of discrimination, we accept the responsibility ourselves. We should, therefore, protest openly everything … that smacks of discrimination or slander. – Mary McLeod Bethune


May 10: Singer Henry Fambrough of The Spinners is 78. Actor Darryl M. Bell (“A Different World”) is 53. Rapper Young MC is 49. Actor Kenan Thompson (“Saturday Night Live,” ”Kenan and Kel”) is 38. Singer Jason Dalyrimple of Soul for Real is 36.


May 10, 1950: Jackie Robinson appears on the cover of Life magazine; first time an African American is featured on the cover in the magazine’s 13 year history