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1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
1912 Titanic sinks on maiden voyage
1914 - 1918 World War I
1922 USSR formed by Soviet states
1939 - 1945 World War II
1854 Crimean War with Russia
1869 Opening of Suez Canal
1871 Franco - Prussian War
1895 Marconi invents wireless telegraphy
1899 Boer War begins
1804 Napoleon becomes French Emperor
1805 Battle of Trafalgar, Nelson killed
1815 Battle of Waterloo, Napoleon defeat
1830 French Revolution
1837 Queen Victoria assumes throne
 John Wesley Taylor
 b.1904 R.M of Swan Ri, Manitoba
 d.         
 Jóhann Jónsson
 b.1805 Örlygsstađir, Iceland
 d.1863 Laxardalur, Iceland
 Guđmundur Jóhannesson
 b.1864 Laxárdal á Skógarströnd 
 d.1944 Swan River Valle, Canada
 Ingibjörg Ţorkelsdóttir
 b.1826 Kolbeinsstađasó, Iceland
 d.1898 Mouse Riv, North Dakota
 Johanna Laxdal
 b.1902 Swan River, Manitoba
 d.         
 Jónasína Guđrún Jónasdóttir
 b.         
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