A page to spark motivation, find out who’s getting older, and learn more about our history.
EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE
“Success doesn’t come to you…you go to it.” – Marva Collins
July 15: Singer Millie Jackson is 72. Actor-director Forest Whitaker is 55. Singer Stokley of Mint Condition is 49. Actor-comedian Eddie Griffin (“Malcolm and Eddie”) is 48. Rapper Jim Jones is 40. Singer Kia Thornton of Divine is 35. Actor Tristan “Mack” Wilds (“90210”) is 27.
July 15, 1864: Gen. A. J. Smith with 14,000 men, including a brigade of black troops, defeated Nathan B. Forrest at Harrisburg, near Tupelo, Mississippi.