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1854 Crimean War with Russia
1869 Opening of Suez Canal
1871 Franco - Prussian War
1895 Marconi invents wireless telegraphy
1899 Boer War begins
1804 Napoleon becomes French Emperor
1805 Battle of Trafalgar, Nelson killed
1815 Battle of Waterloo, Napoleon defeat
1830 French Revolution
1837 Queen Victoria assumes throne
1770 Cook discovers New South Wales
1776 America declares independence
1789 Geo. Washington 1st USA president
1789 French Revolution begins
1798 Irish revolt against English rule
 Magnús Magnússon
 b.1828 Vallarsókn, Iceland
 d.1893
 Elísabet Magnúsdóttir
 b.1861 Hafstaðir, Iceland
 d.1917
 Björn Magnússon
 b.1862 Höskuldsstaðas, Iceland
 d.1938
 Finnur Þorbergsson
 b.1806 Húnavatnssýsla, Iceland
 d.1843
 Steinunn Finnsdóttir
 b.1836 Vakurstaðir, Iceland
 d.1871
 Jón Jónsson
 b.1775 Syðri-Krossar, Iceland
 d.1859 Þingeyrarklaustur, Iceland
 Guðrún Jónsdóttir
 b.1807 Vatnsdalshólar, Iceland
 d.1843
 Margrét Eyjólfsdóttir
 b.1780 Vatnsdalshólar, Iceland
 d.1825