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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
 Helgi Kolbeinsson
 b.1876 Svetingsstöðum í Öngul
 d.1951 Akureyri.
 Jón Bjarnason
 b.1848 Högnastöðum í Þverár
 d.1921 Einifelli í Stafholtstungu
 Guðrún Emelía Jónsdóttir
 b.1892
 d.1984
 Jón Sigurðsson
 b.1831 Kvíum
 d.1893 Hrísnesi í Þverárhlíð.
 Gróa Halldóra Jónsdóttir
 b.1855 Hjarðarholti í Stafholtstu
 d.1933 Borgarnesi
 Guðrún Björnsdóttir
 b.1831 Grísatungu í Stafholtstu
 d.1899 Litlu-Felsöxl í Skilmanna