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1628 English curtail King's powers
1640 Portugal gains independence/Spain
1642 Civil war England/Scotland/Ireland
1660 Restoration of monarchy, Britain
1665 Great plague of London
1582 New Gregorian calendar introduced
1588 English defeat the Spanish Armada
1611 Authorized English Bible published
1613 Romanov dynasty begins in Russia
1618 Beginning of 30 Years War
1534 Henry VIII controls English church
1538 Cortes conquers Mexico
1547 Ivan the Terrible rules Russia
1558 Elizabeth I is England's queen
1580 Drake completes voyage around world
 Jens Joensen
 b.1525 Sumb° byg, Faroe Islands
 Simon Jensen
 b.1550 Sumb° byg, Faroe Islands
 d.1613 Signab°ur , Faroe islands
 Elsebeth Simonsdatter
 b.1575 Sumb° byg, Faroe Islands
 not known
 Simon Simonsen
 b.1580 Sumb°e by, Faroe Islands
 d.1618 Kirkjub°ur , Faroe Islands
 not known