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1922 USSR formed by Soviet states
1939 - 1945 World War II
1945 Atomic bomb detonated (Hiroshima)
1950 Korean War begins
1964 - 1973 Vietnam War
1895 Marconi invents wireless telegraphy
1899 Boer War begins
1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
1912 Titanic sinks on maiden voyage
1914 - 1918 World War I
1830 French Revolution
1837 Queen Victoria assumes throne
1854 Crimean War with Russia
1869 Opening of Suez Canal
1871 Franco - Prussian War
 Karvel Halldórsson
 b.1832 Fjarðarsókn, Iceland
 d.         
 Haldor Karvelson
 b.1865 Þingmúlasókn, Iceland
 d.1928 Gimli, Manitoba
 Leifur Heppni Karvelson
 b.1905 Manitoba, Canada
 d.1972 Mission Memorial Hospit
 Sigrún Runólfsdóttir
 b.1843 Þorv, Suður-Múlasýsla
 d.         
 Anna Sigrun Karvelson
 b.1907 Gimli, Manitoba
 d.1972 Regina, Saskatchewan
 Karvel Sigridur Karvelson
 b.1908 Canada
 d.1931 Selkirk, Manitoba
 Margrét Bjarnadóttir
 b.1859 Iceland
 d.1927 Selkirk, Manitoba