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1950 Korean War begins
1964 - 1973 Vietnam War
1969 Armstrong first person on moon
1986 Nuclear disaster at Chernobyl
1989 Berlin wall falls
1912 Titanic sinks on maiden voyage
1914 - 1918 World War I
1922 USSR formed by Soviet states
1939 - 1945 World War II
1945 Atomic bomb detonated (Hiroshima)
1869 Opening of Suez Canal
1871 Franco - Prussian War
1895 Marconi invents wireless telegraphy
1899 Boer War begins
1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
 Sigurdur Jon Sigfusson
 b.1916
 d.         
 Helgi Valdimar Fri­bj÷rnsson
 b.1867 H, Su­ur-Ůingeyjarsřsla
 d.1924 Winnipeg, Manitoba
 Oddur Oddson
 b.1891 R.M of St. Laur, Manitoba
 d.1968 Lundar, Manitoba
 StefanÝa Torfadˇttir
 b.1869 Hjaltasta­arsˇkn, Iceland
 d.1933 R.M. of Coldwell
 Mathilda Valentine Oddson
 b.1921 (4 months old at census 
 d.         
 Sigr˙n Jˇnsdˇttir
 b.1898 Tjar, Nor­ur-M˙lasřsla
 d.1968  Lundar, Canada