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1628 English curtail King's powers
1640 Portugal gains independence/Spain
1642 Civil war England/Scotland/Ireland
1660 Restoration of monarchy, Britain
1665 Great plague of London
1582 New Gregorian calendar introduced
1588 English defeat the Spanish Armada
1611 Authorized English Bible published
1613 Romanov dynasty begins in Russia
1618 Beginning of 30 Years War
1534 Henry VIII controls English church
1538 Cortes conquers Mexico
1547 Ivan the Terrible rules Russia
1558 Elizabeth I is England's queen
1580 Drake completes voyage around world
 Peder Jacobsen
 Andfind Jacobsen
 b.1585 Porkeris Só, Faroe Islands
 Jacob Pedersen
 b.1560 Porkeris Só, Faroe Islands
 Johannes Jacobsen
 b.1590 Porkeris Só, Faroe Islands
 not known
 Bćrent Jacobsen
 b.1600 Porkeris Só, Faroe Islands
 d.1681 Kollafjarđa, Faroe Islands
 Thomas Jacobsen
 b.1600 Porkeris Só, Faroe Islands
 Joen Jacobsen
 b.1615 Porkeris Só, Faroe Islands
 not known