Sonny Bono’s Palm Springs Legacy: Actor Turned Politcian
Sonny Bono was once mayor of Palm Springs. Yes, that Sonny Bono. Cher’s Sonny, of ‘I Got You Babe’ Fame. He left his mark on the city in other ways too. Ever heard of the Palm Springs International Film Festival. Yup, that was Sonny. He was also served two terms in Congress for our region.