Actor Morgan Freeman attends AARP's Movie For GrownUps Awards at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel on February 8, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California.

Actor Morgan Freeman is 79

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

EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE

Men can starve from a lack of self-realization as much as they can from a lack of bread. – Richard Wright

EUR BIRTHDAYS

June 1: Actor Morgan Freeman is 79. Comedian Mark Curry (”Hangin’ With Mr. Cooper”) is 55.

BLACK HISTORY

June 1, 1843: Sojourner Truth left New York and began her career as an antislavery activist.