- July 20: Bulgarian nationalists revolt in Macedonia. This revolt would go down in history as the "Elias Day" ("Ili Den") revolt as it took place on the feast day of the Prophet Elias.
- August 11: A major earthquake (7.2 on the Richter scale) strikes Kythera and neighbouring Laconia, causing much damage and several fatalities.
- November 8: University students riot in Athens in protest of the play "Orestias" being performed in modern Greek. Three students will be killed by the Police.
- July 1: Argyris Karayiannis, athlete (pole vault).
- July 27: Michail Stasinopoulos, politician, President of Greece