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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
 Steingrímur Benedikt Bjarnason
 b.1918 Hóli í Bolungarvík
 d.1994
 S B Steingrímsdóttir
 b.         
 d.         
 Markús Arason
 b.1836 Fagran, Skagafjarðarsýsla
 d.1935
 Sigurjón Markússon
 b.1868 Glaum, Skagafjarðarsýsla
 d.1919
 Steinunn Jónsdóttir
 b.1837 Reynis, Skagafjarðarsýsla
 d.1888
 Kristín Sigurjónsdóttir
 b.1917
 d.1976
 Ágústa Júlíusdóttir
 b.1895 Skagfirðingur
 d.1982