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December 31 in San Antonio history...

December 31 in San Antonio history...

1946
The Alamo Bowl, scheduled to pit the Hardin-Simmons Cowboys vs. the University of Denver Pioneers in Alamo Stadium, is postponed due to freezing temperatures and heavy ice. The game would eventually be played on January 4.

1953
Ray Charles comes to San Antonio for the first time and plays the auditorium at the Carver Library.  He is second on a bill that features T-Bone Walker, Amos Milburn and Choker Campbell and his Orchestra.

1993
47 years later, the Alamo Bowl is held again. The Cal Golden Bears defeat the Iowa Hawkeyes, 37-3, in the first Builder’s Square Alamo Bowl.

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