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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
 Benedikt Sveinsson
 b.1877 Húsavík
 d.1954 Reykjavík
 Bjarni Benediktsson
 b.1908 Reykjavík
 d.1970
 Kristinn Magnússon
 b.1827 Brautarholtssókn, Iceland
 d.1893
 Pétur Kristinsson
 b.1859 Engey
 d.1887
 Guðrún Pétursdóttir
 b.         
 d.         
 Guðrún Pétursdóttir
 b.1878 Engey
 d.1963 Reykjavík
 Ragnhildur Ólafsdóttir
 b.1854
 d.1928