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history - Elections to the new Parliament of Finland are the first in the world with woman candidates, as well as the first elections in Europe where universal suffrage is applied - Korea becomes a protectorate of Japan - New Zealand and Newfoundland become dominions -

culture - the first Montessori school and daycare center for working class children opens in Rome - the Autochrome Lumière is the first commercial colour photography process - Lee DeForest invents the triode thermionic amplifier, starting the development of electronics as a practical technology - Casa Milà and Casa Batlló in Barcelona, designed by Antoni Gaudí are completed - Deutscher Werkbund founded by Hermann Muthesius in Munich - Gustav Klimt: Der Kuss (The Kiss). Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I - Pablo Picasso: Les Demoiselles d'Avignon - Cubism begins t---- --- -- - -- o take root - Claude Monet: Water Lilies Giverny #3

music - Gustav Mahler for the first time in U.S. - Paul Dukas: Ariane et Barbe-Bleue - Edvard Grieg (†)