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1580 Drake completes voyage around world
1582 New Gregorian calendar introduced
1588 English defeat the Spanish Armada
1611 Authorized English Bible published
1613 Romanov dynasty begins in Russia
1512 Michelangelo paints Sistine Chapel
1534 Henry VIII controls English church
1538 Cortes conquers Mexico
1547 Ivan the Terrible rules Russia
1558 Elizabeth I is England's queen
1479 Formation of kingdom of Spain
1488 Diaz rounds Cape of Good Hope
1492 Columbus discovers West Indies
1498 Vasco da Gama sails to India
1503 Leonard da Vinci paints Mona Lisa
 Jon Haraldsen
 b.1490 Iceland
 d.1547 Bergen, Norway
 Heine Joensen
 b.1514 Bergen, Norway
 d.1576 Rødøy Prestegje, Norway
 Joen Heinesen
 b.1541 Nes Sókn, Faroe Islands
 d.1589 Nes Sókn, Faroe Islands
 Malan Danielsdatter
 b.1480 Signabøur , Faroe Islands
 d.         
 Herborg Heinesdatter
 b.1542 Nes Sókn, Faroe Islands
 d.1571
 Guttorm Nielsen
 b.1460
 d.1540 Torsnæs, Norway
 Arnbjørn Guttormsen
 b.1490
 d.         
 Herborg Enevoldsdatter
 b.1470 Húsavikar , Faroe Islands
 d.         
 Herborg Arnbjørnsdatter
 b.1512 Husevig by, Faroe Islands
 d.1542 Nes bygd, Faroe Islands
 Herborg Olesdatter
 b.1495
 d.