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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
 Jón Torfason
 b.1838 Kirkj, Norður-Múlasýsla
 d.1884
 Torfi Jónsson
 b.1866 Hjalt, Norður-Múlasýsla
 d.1935 Bertdale, Canada
 Guðrún Skúladóttir
 b.1841 Hjalt, Norður-Múlasýsla
 d.1878
 John Jonson
 b.1901 Vestfold, Canada
 d.1973 Colinton, Alberta, Canada
 Jón Thórarinsson
 b.         
 d.         
 Jórunn Jónsdóttir
 b.1868 Hjaltastaðarsókn, Iceland
 d.1952 Bertdale, Canada
 Kristín Björnsdóttir
 b.1837
 d.         
 Paulina Marji Paulson
 b.1911
 d.1979