The Indian Relief Act, passes after a protracted period of Passive Resistance led by Gandhi; it abolishes a £3 tax imposed on Indians who had not renewed their indentures and recognizes "the validity of Indian customary marriages"
- Laurie Lee, English poet and author (I Can't Stay Long), born in Slad, Gloucestershire, England (d. 1997)
- Richard Maltby Sr., American musician and orchestra leader (Vaughn Monroe Show), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1991)
- Wolfgang Windgassen, tenor (Stuttgart Opera), born in Annemasse, France (d. 1974)
Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 106 years, 5 months and 7 days
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