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1665 Great plague of London
1666 Great Fire of London
1696 Peter the Great becomes Czar
1700 Britain's american colonies prosper
1707 Union Act unites England/Scotland
1618 Beginning of 30 Years War
1628 English curtail King's powers
1640 Portugal gains independence/Spain
1642 Civil war England/Scotland/Ireland
1660 Restoration of monarchy, Britain
1580 Drake completes voyage around world
1582 New Gregorian calendar introduced
1588 English defeat the Spanish Armada
1611 Authorized English Bible published
1613 Romanov dynasty begins in Russia
 Thorluf Gregersen
 b.1563
 d.1625 Nes Skn, Faroe Islands
 Johannes Thorlufsen
 b.1580 Sands Sk, Faroe Islands
 d.1632
 Herborg Eydunsdatter
 b.1565 Nes Skn, Faroe Islands
 d.         
 Thorluf Johannesen
 b.1620 Hoyvk by, Faroe Islands
 d.         
 Lyder Augustinusen
 b.1560 Hrup, Germany
 d.1624 Hoyvk by, Faroe Islands
 nn Lydersdatter
 b.1600 Hoyvk by, Faroe Islands
 d.         
 Bille Gunnarsdatter
 b.1570 Kollafjara, Faroe Islands
 d.1626 Trshavna, Faroe Islands
 Sigrid Thorlufsdatter
 b.1650 Oyndarfjar, Faroe Islands
 d.         
 not known
 b.         
 d.