Texas’ Historical Milestones On This Day March 29th

March 29th in 1813, the battle of Rosillo occurred near San Antonio, where the Royalist Spanish royalist force was defeated by the Republican Army of the North. This battle marked a crucial moment in Texas history as it showcased resistance against Spanish rule.

In 1965, the impoundment of water began at the Sam Rayburn Reservoir, initially named McGee Bend. This reservoir serves as an important source of water supply and recreational activities in the region.

In 2013, Jaromir Jagr of the Dallas Stars achieved a milestone by scoring his 1,000th assist in a game against the Minnesota Wild. His accomplishment made him the 12th NHL player to reach 1,000 points, highlighting his contributions to the sport.