- 19 - Tom Jenkins, less than three months after winning the American Heavyweight title from Frank Gotch in New York, defeats Gotch in a Madison Square Garden rematch. Gotch was hampered by influenza in this encounter, and had to be carried from the ring by his seconds after the bout's conclusion
- 15: Charles Olsen severely batters Japanese judoka Akitaro Ono in what is billed as an "anything goes" match in Asheville, North Carolina
- 1: Sammy Stein
- 30: Ed Don George
- 11: Col. James H McLaughlin, a veteran of the American Civil War and a 5-time holder of the American Collar and Elbow championship, dies at 61.
- 30: Charles Olsen begins calling himself the world middleweight champion after beating James Parr in Asheville, North Carolina.