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1945 Atomic bomb detonated (Hiroshima)
1950 Korean War begins
1964 - 1973 Vietnam War
1969 Armstrong first person on moon
1986 Nuclear disaster at Chernobyl
1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
1912 Titanic sinks on maiden voyage
1914 - 1918 World War I
1922 USSR formed by Soviet states
1939 - 1945 World War II
1854 Crimean War with Russia
1869 Opening of Suez Canal
1871 Franco - Prussian War
1895 Marconi invents wireless telegraphy
1899 Boer War begins
 William Edison George
 b.         
 d.1988
 Jóhannes Jónsson
 b.1845 Hjarđarholtss, Dalasýsla
 d.1898 Vesturheimi
 Ţorgils Jóhannesson
 b.1878 Fjós, Iceland
 d.1944 Winnipeg Gene, Manitoba
 Guđrún Andrésdóttir
 b.1852 Setberg, Snćfellsnessýsla
 d.1941 Canada
 Aurora Kristjanna Johnson
 b.1907 Winnipeg, Manitoba
 d.2001 Father Lacombe Nursing 
 Jóhannes Halldorsson
 b.1846 Múnkaţverársó, Iceland
 d.1915
 Gudrun Rosa Halldorsson
 b.1884 Hallson, North Dakota
 d.1958 Winnipeg, Manitoba
 Anna Hólmfríđur Sigurđardóttir
 b.1849 Ćsustađagerđi hj, Iceland
 d.1889 North Dakota, U S A