- 740: A strong earthquake rocked Constantinople causing many deaths and much damage.
- 1912: The Greek army liberated Thessaloniki
- 1929: Eleftherios Venizelos inaugurated the Marathon dam, which later helps form Lake Marathon.
- 1971: Mitsos Partsalidis, Babis Drakopoulos and 30 other members of the KKE-Interior were arrested.
- 1986: 29-year old teacher, Charalambos Blionas, was killed in Larisa when he is hit with a flare during the football game between AE Larisa and PAOK.
- Births: Nikolaos Mantzaros, composer (1795), Maximus V, Patriarch of Constantinople (1897), Vasilis Chatzipanagis, footballer (1954)
- Deaths: Ioannis Rallis, politician (1946), Nikos Kazantzakis, writer, philosopher (1957)
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