BORN TODAY – Gustav Husak in Pozsonyhidegkút, Austria-Hungary (now Dúbravka, Slovakia). Czechoslovakian communist leader from 1971 to 1987, who oversaw the “normalisation” after the Prague Spring (1968).
First Balkan War:
Romania demands that Bulgaria relinquishes all of its territory between Silistria and the Black Sea.
Anti-colonial stirrings: Moroccan rebels attack a Mauritanian detachment of the French camel cavalry.