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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.         
 Leifur Heppni Karvelson
 b.1905 Manitoba, Canada
 d.1972 Mission Memorial Hospit
 Margrét Bjarnadóttir
 b.1859 Iceland
 d.1927 Selkirk, Manitoba
 M Karvelson
 b.         
 d.         
 Rosa Jonasina Korvelsson
 b.1910 R.M of Bifrost, Manitoba
 d.1985 3223 , British Columbia