San Antonio began keeping weather statistics in 1885. On this day in that year, the temperature dropped to 65 and it’s still the record low.
Eric Burdon & the Animals play a concert in Municipal Auditorium with local bands The Yellow Payges and Sweet Smoke opening.
The San Antonio Wings of the World Football League play their first home game at Alamo Stadium – an exhibition game against the Memphis Southmen. The Wings win, 7-0.