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

Actor Chris Tucker is 45

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

EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE

If you’re walking down the right path and you’re willing to keep walking, eventually you’ll make progress. – Barack Obama

EUR BIRTHDAYS

Aug. 31: Actor Stephen Henderson (“Fences,” ”Manchester by the Sea”) is 68. Keyboardist Larry Waddell of Mint Condition is 54. Actor Chris Tucker is 45. Actress Sara Ramirez (“Grey’s Anatomy”) is 42. Singer Tamara of Trina and Tamara is 40.

BLACK HISTORY

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