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- Real World: January 1. The Commonwealth of Australia is officially formed, and Edmund Barton becomes its first Prime Minister.
- Real World: February 25. The United States Steel Corporation (U.S. Steel) is incorporated by J.P. Morgan.
- Real World: March 2. The Platt Amendment, which requires limited autonomy for Cuba in exchange for the withdrawal of U.S. troops, is passed by the U.S. Congress.
- Real World: September 7. The signing of the Peking Protocol officially ends the Boxer Rebellion in China.
- Real World: September 14. William ~McKinley dies from his wounds; Vice President Theodore Roosevelt succeeds him as President of the United States.
- Real World: December 3. U.S. President Theodore Roosevelt delivers a speech to Congress in which he asks them to limit the power of business trusts.
- Real World: December 12. The first trans-Atlantic radio signal is received by Guglielmo Marconi in Newfoundland, Canada.
New Fictional Works
Kim by Rudyard Kipling.
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