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1899 Boer War begins
1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
1912 Titanic sinks on maiden voyage
1914 - 1918 World War I
1922 USSR formed by Soviet states
1837 Queen Victoria assumes throne
1854 Crimean War with Russia
1869 Opening of Suez Canal
1871 Franco - Prussian War
1895 Marconi invents wireless telegraphy
1798 Irish revolt against English rule
1804 Napoleon becomes French Emperor
1805 Battle of Trafalgar, Nelson killed
1815 Battle of Waterloo, Napoleon defeat
1830 French Revolution
 b.1801 Bonhill, Scotland
 b.1830 Bonhill, Scotland
 d.1908 Liverpool, England
 Janet WEIR
 b.1796 Dumbarton, Scotland
 b.1860 Dumbarton, Scotland
 Susannah WILKIE
 b.1835 Scotland
 d.1905 Liverpool, England
 Elizabeth DICKSON
 b.1860 Liverpool, England