Foreign Minister Gustav Stresemann sends a memorandum on the European security issue to France. In doing so, he hopes to appease French security fears and to explore possibilities of a trade agreement with the French government.
[Kolb, p. 69]
Reichspräsident Friedrich Ebert dies of appendicitis and peritonitis. Undoubtedly, the hostility and insults previously endured by Ebert also had a role to play in the deterioration of his health.
[Winkler, p. 276]