Singer Melinda Doolittle (”American Idol”) is 40

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

EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE

You don’t have to get it perfect – you just have to get it going. Babies don’t walk the first time they try, but eventually they do. – Mark Victor Hansen

EUR BIRTHDAYS

Oct. 6: Singer-guitarist Thomas McClary (The Commodores) is 68. Singer Melinda Doolittle (”American Idol”) is 40.

BLACK HISTORY

Oct. 6, 1871: Fisk Jubilee Singers began first national tour.