Chris Tucker attends The 64th NBA All-Star Game 2015 on February 15, 2015 in New York City

Actor Chris Tucker is 44

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

EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE

“We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.” ― Maya Angelou

EUR BIRTHDAYS

Aug. 31: Keyboardist Larry Waddell of Mint Condition is 53. Actor Chris Tucker (“Rush Hour”) is 44. Actress Sara Ramirez (“Grey’s Anatomy”) is 41.

BLACK HISTORY

Aug. 31, 1979: Donald McHenry was named to succeed Andrew Young as UN ambassador.