Woman suffrage procession through Washington, D.C. organized by Alice Paul and Lucy Burns and led by Inez Milholland. Ida B. Wells marched with her Illinois delegation despite blacks being told to march in a separate section.
- Margaret Allison Bonds, American composer (The Ballad of the Brown King), pianist, arranger, and teacher, born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1972) 
- Roger Caillois, French writer and scholar (Les Jeux et les Hommes), born in Reims, France (d. 1978)
Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 110 years, 6 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No