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1837 Queen Victoria assumes throne
1854 Crimean War with Russia
1869 Opening of Suez Canal
1871 Franco - Prussian War
1895 Marconi invents wireless telegraphy
1798 Irish revolt against English rule
1804 Napoleon becomes French Emperor
1805 Battle of Trafalgar, Nelson killed
1815 Battle of Waterloo, Napoleon defeat
1830 French Revolution
1762 Catherine II becomes Czarina/Russia
1770 Cook discovers New South Wales
1776 America declares independence
1789 Geo. Washington 1st USA president
1789 French Revolution begins
 Sveinn Stephánsson
 b.1826 Skorrastađarsók, Iceland
 d.         
 Pétur Pétursson
 b.1763 Svínaskáli, Iceland
 d.1816
 Bjarni Pétursson
 b.1797 Kirkjuból, Iceland
 d.1842 Suđur-Múlasýs, Iceland
 Mekkín Bjarnadóttir
 b.1762 Hólar, Iceland
 d.         
 Guđfinna Bjarnadóttir
 b.1820
 d.         
 Erlendur Árnason
 b.1763 Grćnanes, Iceland
 d.1838
 Guđrún Erlendsdóttir
 b.1797 Hellisfjörđur, Iceland
 d.         
 Ólöf Jónsdóttir
 b.1771 Birnufell, Iceland
 d.