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1837 Queen Victoria assumes throne
1854 Crimean War with Russia
1869 Opening of Suez Canal
1871 Franco - Prussian War
1895 Marconi invents wireless telegraphy
1798 Irish revolt against English rule
1804 Napoleon becomes French Emperor
1805 Battle of Trafalgar, Nelson killed
1815 Battle of Waterloo, Napoleon defeat
1830 French Revolution
1762 Catherine II becomes Czarina/Russia
1770 Cook discovers New South Wales
1776 America declares independence
1789 Geo. Washington 1st USA president
1789 French Revolution begins
 Sigfús Pétursson
 b.1830 Auđnum í Sćmundarhlí
 d.1922 Reykjavík, Iceland
 Jón Jónsson
 b.1798 Spákonufellssók, Iceland
 d.1865 Húnavatnssýsla, Iceland
 Ingibjörg Jónsdóttir
 b.1833 Spákonufellssók, Iceland
 d.         
 Ólafur Guđmundsson
 b.1755
 d.1822
 Guđríđur Ólafsdóttir
 b.1811 Hofssókn, Iceland
 d.1885
 Guđríđur Guđmundsdóttir
 b.1769 Höskuldsstađas, Iceland
 d.1846 Háagerđi heimaj, Iceland