Ground is broken for the San Antonio and Aransas Pass Railroad.
1918 – World War I
The Camp Travis baseball team takes on the University of Texas at 3 p.m. The Camp Travis team wins, 6-1, behind the pitching of ex-Houston Buff, Oral “Lefty” Craig.
Spurs fans are devastated when Bobby Dandridge hits a 12-foot jumper from the right baseline with eight seconds to play to cap a furious comeback that carries the Washington Bullets from a 10-point fourth quarter deficit to a 107-105 National Basketball Association victory over the Spurs in the seventh game of the Eastern Conference finals. The Spurs lose the series 4-3 becoming only the third team to lose a series in which they were up 3-1. The boys in silver and black would have to wait another 20 years to make it to the NBA Finals.