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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
 Oliver Olsen
 b.         
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 Oliver Olsen
 b.1903
 d.         
 Benedikt Ëlafsson
 b.1836 Bl÷ndu, H˙navatnssřsla
 d.1907
 HˇlmfrÝ­ur Bj÷rg Benediktsdˇttir
 b.1879 North Dakota
 d.1965
 Bj÷rg Torfadˇttir
 b.1840 Kirkj, Nor­ur-M˙lasřsla
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 Rˇsa Helgadˇttir Johnson
 b.1903
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