- Australia invades New Britain, defeating a German contingent there.
W. C. Handy "Father of the Blues" publishes his most famous composition "St Louis Blues"
About September 11, 1914
Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 108 years, 8 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No
Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Virgo