rememBURBANK is a podcast featuring stories from the history of Burbank, California and is produced by the Burbank Public Library. Thanks to funding provided by the Friends of the Burbank Public Library the first episode was released April 2019. It tells the story of President John F. Kennedy’s appearance at the John Burroughs High School prom in 1963 and the Tournament of Roses float it inspired. Here you can find past episodes, shownotes, and updates. New episodes released monthly!
Episode 001: The President Goes to the Prom
In 1963 President John F. Kennedy attended the John Burroughs High School prom. Why would a sitting President of the United States attend a high school dance you ask? Listen to the show to find out!