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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
1512 Michelangelo paints Sistine Chapel
1534 Henry VIII controls English church
1538 Cortes conquers Mexico
1547 Ivan the Terrible rules Russia
1558 Elizabeth I is England's queen
 Anders Matsen
 b.         
 d.         
 Heine Joensen
 b.1514 Bergen, Norway
 d.1576 Rødøy Prestegje, Norway
 Magnus Heinesen
 b.1545 Nes Sókn, Faroe Islands
 d.1589 Copenhagn, Denmark
 Gyrid Arnbjørnsdatter
 b.1520 Mellø, Helgeland, Norway
 d.         
 Elsebeth Magnusdatter
 b.1584
 d.1645
 Axel Henrichson Güntersberg
 b.         
 d.1588
 Sophie Axeldatter Gynhterberg
 b.1565
 d.1607
 K T Benkestok
 b.         
 d.