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Twenty years ago today, Selena Quintanilla-Perez was gunned down at a Days Inn in Corpus Christi. The Tejano music star was only 23, and she was just about to release her first album in English. She had an All-American story that still resonates two decades later.

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Members of the oldest families in Texas unveiled the first monument on the Capitol grounds honoring the contributions of Tejanos.