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1618 Beginning of 30 Years War
1628 English curtail King's powers
1640 Portugal gains independence/Spain
1642 Civil war England/Scotland/Ireland
1660 Restoration of monarchy, Britain
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
 Joen Pedersen
 d.1623 Klaksvíkar, Faroe Islands
 Joseph Joensen
 b.1580 Klaksvíkar, Faroe Islands
 d.          Klaksvíkar, Faroe Islands
 not known
 Maren Josephsdatter
 b.1640 Klaksvíkar, Faroe Islands
 d.1708 Frođbiar S, Faroe Islands
 Heine Joensen
 b.1514 Bergen, Norway
 d.1576 Rřdřy Prestegje, Norway
 Joen Heinesen
 b.1541 Nes Sókn, Faroe Islands
 d.1589 Nes Sókn, Faroe Islands
 Herborg Arnbjřrnsdatter
 b.1512 Husevig by, Faroe Islands
 d.1542 Nes bygd, Faroe Islands
 Sunneva Joensdatter
 b.1595 Nes Sókn, Faroe Islands
 d.          Klaksvíkar, Faroe Islands
 Guttorm Arnbjřrnsen
 b.1520 Húsavikar , Faroe Islands
 Herborg Guttormsdatter
 b.1550 Húsavikar , Faroe Islands
 not known