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1665 Great plague of London
1666 Great Fire of London
1696 Peter the Great becomes Czar
1700 Britain's american colonies prosper
1707 Union Act unites England/Scotland
1618 Beginning of 30 Years War
1628 English curtail King's powers
1640 Portugal gains independence/Spain
1642 Civil war England/Scotland/Ireland
1660 Restoration of monarchy, Britain
1580 Drake completes voyage around world
1582 New Gregorian calendar introduced
1588 English defeat the Spanish Armada
1611 Authorized English Bible published
1613 Romanov dynasty begins in Russia
 Thomas Joensen
 b.1585 Vágs Sókn, Faroe Islands
 Tormod Thomasen
 b.1610 Vág bygd, Faroe Islands
 not known
 Peder Thormandsen
 b.1640 Vágs Sókn, Faroe Islands
 d.1675 Frođba byg, Faroe Islands
 not known
 Anna Pedersdatter
 b.1680 Vágs Sókn, Faroe Islands
 d.1724 Vágs Sókn, Faroe Islands
 Bille Michelsdatter
 d.1723 Viđ Kráir, Faroe Islands