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1945 Atomic bomb detonated (Hiroshima)
1950 Korean War begins
1964 - 1973 Vietnam War
1969 Armstrong first person on moon
1986 Nuclear disaster at Chernobyl
1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
1912 Titanic sinks on maiden voyage
1914 - 1918 World War I
1922 USSR formed by Soviet states
1939 - 1945 World War II
1854 Crimean War with Russia
1869 Opening of Suez Canal
1871 Franco - Prussian War
1895 Marconi invents wireless telegraphy
1899 Boer War begins
 Vilhjálmur Jón Sveinsson
 b.1919
 d.2000
 S T Vilhjálmsson
 b.         
 d.         
 Sigurbjörn Jónsson
 b.1864 Norđtungus, Mýrasýsla
 d.1952
 Pétur Sigurbjörnsson
 b.1900 Innrahólmssókn, Iceland
 d.1966
 Sigríđur Kristjánsdóttir
 b.1859 Gar, Borgarfjarđarsýsla)
 d.1937
 L Pétursdóttir
 b.         
 d.         
 Helga Jónsdóttir
 b.1905 Görđum, Iceland
 d.1996 Sjúkrahúsi, Iceland