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history - Italy declares war on Ottoman Empire - the Wuchang Uprising starts the Xinhai Revolution that leads to the founding of the Republic of China

culture - Hiram Bingham rediscovers Machu Picchu - Roald Amundsen's expedition reaches the South Pole - New Zealand-born British physicist Ernest Rutherford deduces the existence of a compact atomic nucleus from scattering experiments - Futurist exhibition in Milan - "Looshaus" in Vienna by Adolf Loos is completed

music - Gustav Mahler: Das Lied von der Erde - Igor Stravinsky: Petrushka - Béla Bartók: Bluebeard's Castle - Maurice Ravel: L'Heure Espagnole - Richard Strauss: Der Rosenkavalier - Irving Berlin: Alexander's Ragtime Band - Gustav Mahler (†)