- 1st US commercial radio station, 8MK (WWJ), Detroit begins daily broadcasting
- Allen Woodring wins Oympic 200 m dash wearing borrowed shoes
- Israel publishes its first medical journal "Ha-Refuah"
- Preliminary meeting in Akron to form American Pro Football League
- Red Sox-Indians game postponed in Boston to allow Indian players to attend Ray Chapman's funeral in Cleveland
Day of the Week: Friday