Today is Saturday, February 17, 2018
- Jessie Andrews was born. She was the first woman to graduate from the University of Texas in 1886. She was also the school's first female teacher in 1888.
- The League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) was founded in Corpus Christi, TX.
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- John Steinbeck
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