October 25 in San Antonio history…
The River Beautification Project, with Robert Hugman as architect, breaks ground. This project creates the San Antonio Riverwalk as we know it today.
George “The Iceman” Gervin is traded to the Chicago Bulls for journeyman forward David Greenwood. “I really wanted to finish my career in San Antonio, but I found out that wishin’ doesn’t help. Maybe I should have prayed,” said Gervin to the Express-News on the trade.
The Regal Fiesta 16 theater opens with 10 completed screens in the Fiesta Trails shopping center at DeZavala & I-10.