1918 – Word War I
The San Antonio Light reports that Eddie Rickenbacker, America’s dare-devil auto race driver and now an aviator with the American armies, has become America’s second flying ace. He was recognized as such yesterday by the French, confirming that he shot down five German airplanes between April 29 and May 20.
Heart, with opening act, Fleetwood Mac alumnus Bob Welch, entertains at Municipal Auditorium.
San Antonio celebrates the Spurs’ fifth championship! The Silver & Black defeated the Miami Heat four games to one to avenge last year’s loss and celebrate with a parade along the river.