This was 127th day of the year and 238 days remained in the year.
Beethoven's 9th Symphony premiered in Vienna.
The British ocean liner Lusitania was sunk by a German submarine in World War I off the coast of Ireland.
Germany unconditionally surrendered to the allies in Rheims, France.
The 27th Amendment to the Constitution, prohibiting mid-term Congressional pay raises, was ratified.
Edvard Munch's painting, The Scream was recovered a few months after it had been stolen.
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