A page to spark motivation, find out who’s getting older, and learn more about our history.
EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE
Our mistreatment was just not right, and I was tired of it. – Rosa Parks
April 17: Actor Clarke Peters (“Treme”) is 65. Rapper Afrika Bambaataa is 60. Actress Lela Rochon is 53. Actress Kimberly Elise is 50. Rapper-actor Redman is 47. Actress Dee Dee Davis (“The Bernie Mac Show”) is 21.
Apr. 17, 1990: Playwright August Wilson won his second Pulitzer Prize for drama with the play “The Piano Lesson.”