Harriet Quimby becomes the first woman to fly an airplane across the English Channel.
HMS Duchess sinks after a collision with HMS Barham off the coast of Scotland with the loss of 124 men.
The first complete English-language Bible (the Coverdale Bible) is printed, with translations by William Tyndale and Myles Coverdale.
New Vietnam Revolutionary Party is founded in Huế amid providing some of the communist party's most important leaders in its early years.
In Edmond, Oklahoma, U.S. Postal employee Patrick Sherrill guns down 14 of his co-workers and then commits suicide.
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