Chicago Tribune reporter Jake Lingle is killed during rush hour at the Illinois Central train station by the Leo Vincent Brothers, allegedly over a $100,000 USD gambling debt owed to Al Capone.
- Barbara, French singer (d. 1997)
- Lin[wood] [Vrooman] Carter, American sci-fi author (Thongor of Lemuria)
- Marvin Kalb, American educator/newscaster (CBS/NBC, Meet the Press), born in NYC, New York
- Ragnhild Alexandra [Princess Ragnhild, Mrs Lorentzen], Norwegian princess, born in the Royal Palace, Oslo, Norway (d. 2012)