- Plaid Cymru is formed with the aim of disseminating knowledge of the Welsh language, which is in danger of dying out.
- Cor Witschge, Dutch actor (Pipo the Clown), born in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands (d. 1991)
Turkish President Mustafa Kemal Ataturk (44) divorces wife Latife Hanim after 2 years of marriage
- Jennie Lee (actor), American actress (b. 1848)