... dates when who was where, recordings for which label ...



history - A nationalistic coalition of merchants, religious leaders and intellectuals revolt in Persia. The shah is forced to grant a constitution and establish a national assembly, the Majlis - Austria grants women the right to vote

culture - Richard Oldham argues that the Earth has a molten interior - Mahatma Gandhi coins the term Satyagraha to characterize the Non-Violence movement in South Africa - SOS becomes an international distress signal - Reginald Fessenden makes the first radio broadcast - Selma Lagerlöf: The Wonderful Adventures of Nils Holgerson - Hermann Hesse: Unterm Rad (Beneath the Wheel) - Robert Musil: Die Verwirrungen des Zöglins Törleß - Pablo Picasso: Rose Period - Ludwig Boltzmann (†) - Henrik Ibsen (†) - Paul Cézanne (†)

music - first Victor Victrola, a phonographic record player, is manufactured

released songs - Bert Williams: Nobody