A page to spark motivation, find out who’s getting older, and learn more about our history.
EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE
Destiny is not a matter of chance; it is a matter of choice. It is not a thing to be waited for; it is a thing to be achieved. – William Jennings Bryan
Oct. 2: Actor Avery Brooks (”Star Trek: Deep Space Nine”) is 69. Singer Freddie Jackson is 61. Singer Dion Allen of Az Yet is 47. Singer LaTocha Scott of Xscape is 44. Gospel singer and former “American Idol” contestant Mandisa is 41. Singer Brittany Howard of Alabama Shakes is 29.
Oct. 2, 1967: Thurgood Marshall is sworn in and becomes the first black Supreme Court Justice.