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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
 Harris Leroy Vaupel
 b.1909 Saskatchewan
 d.1976 Delta, B.C.
 George Bertram Mannix
 b.1883 Ontario, Canada
 d.1967 Meota, Canada
 Helen Gertrude Mannix
 b.1910 North Battleford, Canada
 d.1980 Victoria, British Columbia
 Jón Jónsson
 b.1856 (poss 17 Aug 1858)K
 d.1917 home Hammvi, Canada
 Jónína Hólmfríður Jónsdóttir
 b.1886 Stapar, Iceland
 d.1969 Meota, Canada
 Guðrun Jónsdóttír
 b.1860 Stapar, Iceland
 d.1944 home Hammvi, Canada