Singer Mariah Carey attends the Los Angeles premiere of The Lego Batman Movie at the Regency Village Theatre in Westwood, California, on February 4, 2017. / AFP / CHRIS DELMAS

Singer Mariah Carey is 47

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

EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE

“No person is your friend (or kin) who demands your silence, or denies your right to grow and be perceived as fully blossomed as you were intended.” – Angela Walker

EUR BIRTHDAYS

March 27: Singer Mariah Carey is 47. Singer Fergie of Black Eyed Peas is 42.

BLACK HISTORY

March 27, 2002: Shirley Ajayi becomes the first African American given a part on a television show as a psychic.