Training for the first Jaeger troops starts at the Lockstedt camp near Hamburg under Major Maximilian Bayer.
Tsar Nicholas II visits Helsinki.
The Bank of Finland stops paying gold coins for banknotes.
In his 50th anniversary concert in Helsinki, Jean Sibelius conducts the premiere of his fifth symphony. Sibelius’s birthday becomes a great national celebration.
The Emperor orders that the Finnish parliament shall not convene until normality is restored.