June 4 in San Antonio history…

1836
Juan Seguin accepts the surrender of Mexican forces in San Antonio from General Martin Perfecto de Cos.

1926
The Aztec Theatre opened promising “a totally new form of entertainment.”

1944
Several San Antonio radio stations broadcast a false report, accidentally released nationwide by a press service, of an Allied invasion of Europe, setting off premature celebrations of D-Day.

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