19:00 British and German ships engage off Coronel, Chile. Two British ships, HMS Monmouth and HMS Good Hope are sunk at the cost of 1,654 lives.
180 mutineers are arrested by German naval authorities at Kiel.
French forces enter Belgrade.
American forces begin an offensive towards Sedan, smashing through the German lines at Buzancy and advancing eight km.
YMCA Music Organizer Gustav Holst (44) arrives in France.
Seven leaders of the ruling party of Turkey escape Constantinople aboard a German destroyer.
Italian saboteurs blow up the Austrian battleship SMS Viribus Unitis and the freighter Wien in the harbor of Pola (Pula, Croatia). The ship was recently transferred from Austria to the new Kingdom of Serbs, Croats, and Slovenes, but the Italians are unaware of that. 300-400 men are lost.
Soviet forces capture Armyansk, cutting off Axis troops in Crimea.
British troops take Roccamonfina, 140 km southeast of Rome.
The Japanese troopship Asama Maru is torpedoed and sunk by a US submarine off Pratas Island in the South China Sea. 440 men go down with her. 1,434 of those aboard survive.
Soviet forces take Kecskemet, 80 km south of Budapest.
British troops enter Flushing (Vlissingen).