Actress Yvette Nicole Brown (new “The Odd Couple,” “Community”) is 45

Actress Yvette Nicole Brown (new “The Odd Couple,” “Community”) is 45

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EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE

“No person has the right to rain on your dreams.” – Marian Wright Edelman

EUR BIRTHDAYS

Aug. 12: Singer Kid Creole is 66. Rapper Sir Mix-A-Lot is 53. Actress Yvette Nicole Brown (new “The Odd Couple,” “Community”) is 45. Actress Imani Hakim (”Everybody Hates Chris”) is 23.

BLACK HISTORY

Aug. 12, 1922: The Washington D.C. home of Frederick Douglas is declared a national shrine.