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1503 Leonard da Vinci paints Mona Lisa
1512 Michelangelo paints Sistine Chapel
1534 Henry VIII controls English church
1538 Cortes conquers Mexico
1547 Ivan the Terrible rules Russia
1453 End of Hundred Years War
1479 Formation of kingdom of Spain
1488 Diaz rounds Cape of Good Hope
1492 Columbus discovers West Indies
1498 Vasco da Gama sails to India
1406 Florence conquers Pisa
1415 Battle of Agincourt
1427 Portuguese reach the Azores
1434 Medici rules in Florence
1440 Gutenberg, printing w/type
 Pétur Finnsson
 b.1395 Húnavatnssýsla, Iceland
 d.1461
 Finnur Pétursson
 b.1420
 d.1504
 Ingibjörg Klemensdóttir
 b.1400
 d.         
 Guðmundur Finnsson
 b.1460
 d.1504
 Þorsteinn Pálsson
 b.1400
 d.         
 Ónefnd Þorsteinsdóttir
 b.1430
 d.         
 not known
 b.         
 d.         
 Hálfdan Guðmundsson
 b.1490
 d.         
 Not known
 b.         
 d.