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1914 - 1918 World War I
1922 USSR formed by Soviet states
1939 - 1945 World War II
1945 Atomic bomb detonated (Hiroshima)
1950 Korean War begins
1871 Franco - Prussian War
1895 Marconi invents wireless telegraphy
1899 Boer War begins
1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
1912 Titanic sinks on maiden voyage
1815 Battle of Waterloo, Napoleon defeat
1830 French Revolution
1837 Queen Victoria assumes throne
1854 Crimean War with Russia
1869 Opening of Suez Canal
 James COOK
 b.1815 Stamford Bridge, England
 d.1851 Stamford Bridge, England
 John COOK
 b.1843 Stamford Bridge, England
 b.1816 Skirpenbeck, England
 John Henry COOK
 b.1880 Buttercrambe, England
 Lily COOK
 Mary LAW
 b.1841 Coneysthorpe, England
 Doris COOK
 Edith WEBB