Prince Friedrich Karl of Hesse says he will continue to postpone his decision whether he will become King of Finland.
A large meeting organised by republicans takes place in Helsinki, demanding new elections.
The First World War ends with Germany’s defeat. Finland, which has strong ties with Germany, needs to re-evaluate its foreign policy.
The Senate asks Gustaf Mannerheim to become Finland’s new State Regent. Mannerheim, who has been residing in London, responds to the proposal in the affirmative.