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history - Mexican Revolution - Woodrow Wilsonas 28th President of the United States - American troops decisively defeat Moro rebels in the Philippines (U.S. troops kill at least 2,000 civilians in Bud Bagsak) - Second Balkan War - Mohandas Gandhi is arrested while leading a march of Indian miners in South Africa - Crete, having obtained self rule from Turkey after the first Balkan War, is annexed by Greece

culture - Niels Bohr presents his quantum model of the atom - the modern zipper is invented - Stainless steel is invented - The Camel cigarette brand is introduced in the United States, the first packaged cigarette - the Woolworth Building opens in New York City, United States, designed by Cass Gilbert - Pablo Picasso: Guitar - Franz Kafka: Das Urteil (The Judgement) - D.H. Lawrence: Sons and Lovers - Marcel Proust: In Search of Lost Time

music - Edison Diamond Disc Record introduced - Igor Stravinsky: ballet The Rite of Spring, with choreography by Vaslav Nijinsky is premièred at the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées in Paris, resulting in a riot