Today in S.A. history

April 25, 2017 GMT

1933: Comedienne Carol Burnett was born in San Antonio to Ina Louise and Joseph Thomas Burnett.

1956: Segregation ended on San Antonio buses in line with a recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling.

1981: “Perry Kallison’s Cow Country News and Trading Post” broadcast for the last time, having been a daily program on KMAC for more than 45 years.

1986: Dizzy Gillespie performed at Sunken Garden Theater.

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