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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
 Alester M. Watson
 b.1900 Glascow, Scotland
 d.1964
 Sigurður Árnason
 b.1823 Syðra Vallholt, Iceland
 d.1899
 Jakob Sigurðsson
 b.1874 (Hólsland) Desjamýrars
 d.1909 8 p.m.
 Guðrún Sigfúsdóttir
 b.1844 Desj, Norður-Múlasýsla
 d.         
 Guðrún Sigríður Jakobsdóttir
 b.1908 Seyðisfirði
 d.1973
 Magnús Árnason
 b.1828 Stokkhólma, Iceland
 d.1920 the afternoon at home Tú
 Anna Magnúsdóttir
 b.1879  Reykjavík, Iceland
 d.1937
 Vigdís Ólafsdóttir
 b.1841
 d.1917 home in the afternoon