1918 – World War I
The San Antonio Light reports that San Antonio is the only city in the United States home to two flying aces: Lt. Edgar Tobin, of the Lafayette Espadrille, and Lt. Edmund G. Chamberlain, of the Marine Flying Corps.
Robert E. Lee High School alumnus and Minnesota Viking quarterback Tommy Kramer throws an 11-yard touchdown pass to Joe Senser in a preseason game against the Seattle Seahawks. This is the first touchdown scored in the new Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome.
Texas author and storyteller John Henry Faulk comes to Rosenberg’s Bookstore to sign copies of his latest book, “The Uncensored John Henry Faulk.”