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1762 Catherine II becomes Czarina/Russia
1770 Cook discovers New South Wales
1776 America declares independence
1789 Geo. Washington 1st USA president
1789 French Revolution begins
1696 Peter the Great becomes Czar
1700 Britain's american colonies prosper
1707 Union Act unites England/Scotland
1712 Religious warfare in Switzerland
1740 War of Austrian Succession begins
1640 Portugal gains independence/Spain
1642 Civil war England/Scotland/Ireland
1660 Restoration of monarchy, Britain
1665 Great plague of London
1666 Great Fire of London
 Not known
 Grímur Jónsson
 Not known
 Arngrímur Grímsson
 b.1663 Deildartúnga, Iceland
 d.1745 Brennistaðir, Iceland
 Þorvaldur Arngrímsson
 b.1697 Hæll, Iceland
 Not known
 Jón Arngrímsson
 b.1701 Borgarfjarðarsýsla
 Guðný Arngrímsdóttir
 Ólöf Jónsdóttir
 d.1741 Brennistaðir, Iceland