1918 – World War I
First Lieut. Walter J. Johnson of Jersey City, N. J., a flying instructor at Kelly Field, was killed instantly in an airplane accident this morning.
The Mission Broadcasting company of San Antonio today asked the Federal Communications Commission for permission to change the frequency of radio station KONO from 1400 to 860 kilocycles and to increase the power from 250 watts to 1000 watts at night and 5,000 watts during the day. (The change would not take effect until August 30, 1948)
British band Queen makes their first and only appearance in San Antonio at Municipal Auditorium with Brownsville Station and Al Stewart opening.