Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 118 years, 9 months and 11 days
- -15] British "Black Week" due to defeats in South Africa
- Battle at Storm Berge South Africa - Boers vs British army
- Frank Wedekind's "Der Kammersang" premieres in Berlin
- The Delta Sigma Phi fraternity is founded at the City College of New York.