Jazz musician Esperanza Spalding turns 27 today

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A dream is your creative vision for your life in the future. You must break out of your current comfort zone and become comfortable with the unfamiliar and the unknown. – Denis Waitley


Oct. 18: Singer-guitarist Chuck Berry is 85.  Actor Joe Morton is 64. Jazz trumpeter Wynton Marsalis is 50. Actor Wesley Jonathan is 33. R&B singer Ne-Yo is 32. Jazz musician Esperanza Spalding is 27.


Oct. 18, 1968: World long jump was beaten by Bob Beamon, record at 29 ft, 2.5 in., at the Mexico City Olympics. (Source: www.BlackFacts.com)