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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
 Karvel Halldórsson
 b.1832 Fjarðarsókn, Iceland
 d.         
 Haldor Karvelson
 b.1865 Þingmúlasókn, Iceland
 d.1928 Gimli, Manitoba
 Sigrún Runólfsdóttir
 b.1843 Þorv, Suður-Múlasýsla
 d.         
 Karvel Sigridur Karvelson
 b.1908 Canada
 d.1931 Selkirk, Manitoba
 Margrét Bjarnadóttir
 b.1859 Iceland
 d.1927 Selkirk, Manitoba
 J Oddleifson
 b.         
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