January 27 in San Antonio history…

World War I – 1915
Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany celebrates his 56th birthday.

1962
“Good morning, Captain!”
Bob Keeshan, better known as Captain Kangaroo, holds two performances with the San Antonio Symphony at Municipal Auditorium at 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.  Tickets are $1.00 at Handy Andy, HEB and Piggly Wiggly Food Stores, Joske’s and the Symphony Office in the Maverick Building.

1987
“Aunt Susie,” a 30-year-old giraffe from Kenya, gave birth to a six-foot tall, 100 pound son at the San Antonio Zoo.

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