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1613 Romanov dynasty begins in Russia
1618 Beginning of 30 Years War
1628 English curtail King's powers
1640 Portugal gains independence/Spain
1642 Civil war England/Scotland/Ireland
1558 Elizabeth I is England's queen
1580 Drake completes voyage around world
1582 New Gregorian calendar introduced
1588 English defeat the Spanish Armada
1611 Authorized English Bible published
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
 Gu­mundur Einarsson
 b.1502  Svalbar­, Iceland
 d.         
 Ëlafur Gu­mundsson
 b.1538 Saudanes ß Lßn, Iceland
 d.1609 Vopnafir­i, Iceland
 not known
 b.         
 d.         
 Ketill Ëlafsson
 b.1572 Kßlfafellssta­ur, Iceland
 d.1634
 Ël÷f Magn˙sdˇttir
 b.1542 Ůˇroddssta­ir, Iceland
 d.         
 Halldˇr Ketilsson
 b.1607 Kalfafellssta­ur, Iceland
 d.         
 Sigur­ur Ůorsteinsson
 b.1500
 d.1562
 Einar Sigur­sson
 b.1538 Hraun, Iceland
 d.1626
 Gu­r˙n Finnbogadˇttir
 b.1515
 d.         
 Anna Einarsdˇttir
 b.1576 Heydalir, Iceland
 d.1634
 Ël÷f Ůˇrarinsdˇttir
 b.1549
 d.