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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
 E J Sigalet
 b.         
 d.         
 Rafn Jˇnsson
 b.1833 SŠlingsdalstunga, Iceland
 d.1904 R.M. of Gimli, Manitoba
 Valdimar Rafnsson Johnson
 b.1888 Howardville, Manitoba
 d.1968 Gimli, Manitoba
 Rˇsa Jˇnsdˇttir
 b.1848 Kir­jahvammi (just out o
 d.1930 Betel Home, Canada
 A S Johnson
 b.         
 d.         
 Sigurgeir Sigur­sson
 b.1861 Dvergasteinssˇk, Iceland
 d.         
 Gudmundina Gudrun Sigurgeirsdottir
 b.1893 Gimli, Manitoba
 d.1974 Betel Home, Manitoba
 Sigri­ur Helgadˇttir
 b.1865 Sau­anessˇkn, Iceland
 d.1896