Friday, August 12, 2022

Tomorrow in
Texas History

1983 - In El Paso, TX, President Reagan addressed the National Convention of the American GI Forum of the U.S.

1986 - United States Football League standout Herschel Walker signed to play with the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League.

1995 - Major league baseball Hall-of-Famer Mickey Mantle passed away in Dallas.

2011 - Texas Governor Rick Perry announced that he would be running president in 2012.

Texas Quotes

"Texas is a great state. It's the 'Old Man River' of states. No matter who runs it or what happens to it politically, it just keeps rolling along!"
- Will Rogers

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