Rapper Fetty Wap performs at the 2015 iHeartRadio Music Festival at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on September 19, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Rapper Fetty Wap is 25

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 7: Record producer L.A. Reid is 60. Rapper Ecstasy of Whodini is 52. Rapper Iggy Azalea is 26. Rapper Fetty Wap is 25.

BLACK HISTORY

June 7, 1930: Respecting Negro demands, the “New York Times” announced that the “N” in the word “Negro” would be henceforth capitalized in its pages.