jimmy jam

Record producer Jimmy Jam is 57

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

EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE

I prefer to be true to myself, even at the hazard of incurring the ridicule of others, rather than to be false, and to incur my own abhorrence. – Frederick Douglass

EUR BIRTHDAYS

June 6: Record producer Jimmy Jam is 57. Singer Damion Hall of Guy is 48.

BLACK HISTORY

June 6, 1790: Jean Baptist Pointe Desable, a French speaking Santo Domingo native, becomes the first permanent resident and thus founder of Chicago.