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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 Michael Magnússon
 b.1833 Ásbúđir, Iceland
 d.         
 Sveinn Jónsson
 b.1868 Hof á Skagaströ, Iceland
 d.1951
 María Jónsdóttir
 b.1834
 d.         
 Ţórhildur Sveinsdóttir
 b.1909 Hóll, Iceland
 d.1990
 Vilborg Ólafsdóttir
 b.1887 Hof á Skagaströ, Iceland
 d.1959