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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
 Víglundur Gíslason
 b.1902 Kalastađir, Iceland
 d.1984
 Jón Mikael Magnússon
 b.1833 Ásbúđir, Iceland
 d.1897
 Sveinn Jónsson
 b.1868 Höskuldsstađas, Iceland
 d.1951
 María Jónsdóttir
 b.1833 Höskuldsstađas, Iceland
 d.1930
 Ţórhildur Sveinsdóttir
 b.1909 Hóll, Iceland
 d.1990
 Vilborg Ólafsdóttir
 b.1887 Hof á Skagaströ, Iceland
 d.1959