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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
 Sigurvin Elíasson
 b.1918
 d.2016 Reykjavík, Iceland
 Björgvin Jóhannsson
 b.1892 Ţjófsstöđum, Iceland
 d.1949
 Jóhanna Margrét Björgvinsdóttír
 b.1917 Hafnarfjörđur, Iceland
 d.1998 nursing home, Iceland
 Sveinn Gíslason
 b.1864 possibly Ingjaldshólssók
 d.1923 Hafnarfjörđur, Iceland
 Dýrfinna Kristín Sveinsdóttir
 b.1893 Garđasókn, Iceland
 d.1975
 Helga Kristín Davíđsdóttir
 b.1864 Melstađarsókn, Iceland
 d.1935 Lćkjargötu 19, Iceland