John Reith appointed General Manager of the British Broadcasting Company, a few months after the official start of British broadcasting. In 1927 he becomes director general of the British Broadcasting Corporation.
Bell and Howell and Kodak agree on 16mm standard for amateur film makers. Eastman-Kodak reversal 16mm film marketed following year.
Irish Civil War formally ends after ceasefire declared.
Radio Times first published
Following the loss of the Conservative majority in the House of Commons, the Labour Party forms its first government under Ramsay MacDonald, with Liberal backing.
Actor Peter Sellers born in Southsea, Hampshire (d. 1980)
First television transmission of a human face (William Taynton) made by John Logie Baird in London