The Hearst Corporation buys the San Antonio Light newspaper.
Re-erection of the classic Greek front of the old Market House as part of the stage of the proposed amphitheater in the site of the Sunken Garden in Brackenridge Park is proposed. The proposition is under consideration by Commissioner of Parks Ray Lambert and members of the Conservation Society.
Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band bring their Detroit sound to Convention Center Arena. The opening act is a rock singer who had recently auditioned to be lead vocalist for Black Sabbath named Michael Bolton.