- HMS Dreadnought begins a new era in warships.
- HMS Dreadnought has more armor (11 inch plate), is significantly larger than it's predecessors, uses a steam turbine engine for power, and relies on single caliber guns instead of a mix of guns.
- William Kellogg invents cornflakes.
- Lewis Nixon invents sonar.
- Instant coffee invented by Mr G Washington, an Englishman living in Guatemala at the time.
- The first Grand Prix is held at Le Mans, France - won by Renault driver Ferenc Szisz (Romanian nationality).
- The artist Picasso invents cubism.
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