Rap mogul Russell Simmons turns 54 today

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People pay for what they do, and still more for what they have allowed themselves to become. And they pay for it very simply; by the lives they lead. – James Baldwin


Oct. 4: Actor Clifton Davis (“Amen”) is 66. Rap producer Russell Simmons is 54. Singer Jessica Benson of 3LW is 24.


Oct. 4, 1988: The Martin L. King, Jr. Federal Building is dedicated in Atlanta, Ga. It is the first federal building in the nation to bear the name of the slain civil rights leader.  (Source: www.BlackFacts.com)