- 34th U.S. Men's National Championship: R. Norris Williams beats Maurice McLoughlin (6-3, 8-6, 10-8)
- Lord Kitchener arrives in Paris
- St Petersburg, Russia changes name to Petrograd
- The last passenger pigeon, a female named Martha, dies in captivity in the Cincinnati Zoo.
- Von Gluck's army meets up with British expeditionary army
Day of the Week: Tuesday