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1950 Korean War begins
1964 - 1973 Vietnam War
1969 Armstrong first person on moon
1986 Nuclear disaster at Chernobyl
1989 Berlin wall falls
1912 Titanic sinks on maiden voyage
1914 - 1918 World War I
1922 USSR formed by Soviet states
1939 - 1945 World War II
1945 Atomic bomb detonated (Hiroshima)
1869 Opening of Suez Canal
1871 Franco - Prussian War
1895 Marconi invents wireless telegraphy
1899 Boer War begins
1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
 Lincoln Peterson
 b.1911 R.M. OF ST. L, Manitoba
 d.         
 Geirfinnur Sigurgeirsson
 b.1885 ReykjahlÝ­arsˇk, Iceland
 d.1971 Gimli, Manitoba, Canada
 Leo Peterson
 b.1917
 d.2010 Lakeshore General Hospit
 Holmfridur Peterson
 b.1920 Manitoba
 d.2012 Pinecrest Care H, Ontario
 Lloyd Peterson
 b.         
 d.1973
 Gu­mundur Jˇnsson
 b.1862 KirkjubŠjarsˇkn, Iceland
 d.1950 home in Siglun, Manitoba
 D Peterson
 b.         
 d.         
 Jˇhanna Gu­mundsdˇttir
 b.1898 H˙sey, Iceland
 d.1973 Gimli, Manitoba, Canada
 JˇnÝna Bj÷rnsdˇttir
 b.1864 KirkjubŠjarsˇkn, Iceland
 d.1935 R.M. of Siglune, Manitoba