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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
 Sigur­ur Hall Karlsson
 b.1906 Lj, Su­ur-Ůingeyjarsřsla
 d.1992
 J K Sigur­sson
 b.         
 d.         
 Gu­mundur Ůorleifsson
 b.1851 Hvann, Skagafjar­arsřsla
 d.1916
 Jˇhann Gu­mundsson
 b.1876 Hˇlas, Skagafjar­arsřsla
 d.1940
 J˙lÝana Gu­r˙n Jˇhannsdˇttir
 b.1848 Bar­ssˇkn, Iceland
 d.1897
 Sigurjˇna Karlotta Jˇhannsdˇttir
 b.1909 Gr÷f Ý Hofssˇkn Ý Skaga
 d.2004 she died at the home for t
 Birgitta Gu­mundsdˇttir
 b.1880 MiklabŠjarsˇkn Ý Ësland
 d.1966