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1989 Berlin wall falls
1991 Persian Gulf War
1991 Break-up of the Soviet Union
1994 Channel tunnel opens to traffic
1997 Scotland Scientists clone a sheep
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
 Jonas Gestur Skulason
 b.1901 Gimli, Manitoba
 d.1959 Gimli, Manitoba
 Sigrun Ada Skulason
 b.1934 Winnipeg, Manitoba
 d.1994 Stonewall, Manitoba
 Hrund Adamsdóttir
 b.1908 Aukureyri, Iceland
 d.1910 Winnipeg, Manitoba