May 29 in San Antonio history…

1950
A total of 225 students, largest in Trinity University history, will receive degrees at graduation ceremonies at 8 p. m.today at  the Sunken Garden Theater.

1979
U.S. District Judge John H. Wood Jr. of San Antonio is assassinated while getting into his car at his home in San Antonio. Charles Harrelson, father of actor Woody Harrelson, is later convicted of the crime and sentenced to two life terms.

1993mccartney
Paul McCartney brings his “New World Tour” concert to San Antonio.  44,468 fans see the former Beatle (right) in the first event ever held in the Alamodome.

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Posted on May 29, 2015, in Texana and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. Laurilee Blanton

    CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL TRINITY GRADUATES!
    I remember studying at Trinity when I lived in San Antonio way back in 1991.

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