~ In Berlin, Germany – Hans Berndt, International Footballer
~ In Stockton-On-Tees, England – Michael “Micky” Fenton, International Footballer
~ In Ellendale, North Dakota, USA – Bob Pylman, American Footballer.
Arms Race: On the River Medway in Kent, England, the British Royal Navy Launches its latest submarine – HMS E8.
Society and culture: Ernest Jones establishes the London Psychoanalytical Society, which will be renamed the British Psychoanalytical Society in 1919.