Texas Landmarks and Legacies - Today in Texas History
Vol 8, No 293 October 19, 1976 Tuesday Evening
Born This Date
Future Rangers star, Michael Young born
COVINA, CA Click Here to follow "Texas Rangers" back in Time (1976) Click Here to follow "Texas Rangers" forward in Time  On this date in 1976, future Texas Rangers All-Star, Michael Young was born in Covina, California. In his more than a decade with the Texas Rangers, Michael has maintained an on-base percentage of over .700, and has helped lead the Rangers to the World Series in 2010, and 2011.
   Michael's leadership of the team, in batting, fielding, in the locker room, and with fans, has earn him the honor of being known as The Face of the Rangers.

National Desk
High Court rules Women's right to Hold Office
WASHINGTON DC Click Here to follow "Voting Rights" back in Time (1924) Click Here to follow "Voting Rights" forward in Time  On this date in 1924, the United States Supreme Court affirmed the right for women to hold public office in Texas.