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1950 Korean War begins
1964 - 1973 Vietnam War
1969 Armstrong first person on moon
1986 Nuclear disaster at Chernobyl
1989 Berlin wall falls
1912 Titanic sinks on maiden voyage
1914 - 1918 World War I
1922 USSR formed by Soviet states
1939 - 1945 World War II
1945 Atomic bomb detonated (Hiroshima)
1869 Opening of Suez Canal
1871 Franco - Prussian War
1895 Marconi invents wireless telegraphy
1899 Boer War begins
1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
 Gísli Emilsson
 b.1897 Hestþing í Borgarfjarðar
 d.1991 Canada
 Hans Peter Emil Petersen
 b.1866 Akureyri, Iceland
 d.1936
 Laufey Emilsdóttir
 b.1899 Hestþing í Borgarfjarðar
 d.1957 Akureyri, Iceland
 Bjarni Emilsson
 b.1901 Akureyri, Iceland
 d.1922
 Tryggvi Theódór Emilsson
 b.1902 Akureyrarsókn, Iceland
 d.1993
 Jón Adolf Petersen
 b.1906 Hamarkoti á Akur, Iceland
 d.1985 Kópavog, Iceland
 Þuríður Gísladóttir
 b.1870 Reykholtssókn, Iceland
 d.1908 Iceland