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1588 English defeat the Spanish Armada
1611 Authorized English Bible published
1613 Romanov dynasty begins in Russia
1618 Beginning of 30 Years War
1628 English curtail King's powers
1538 Cortes conquers Mexico
1547 Ivan the Terrible rules Russia
1558 Elizabeth I is England's queen
1580 Drake completes voyage around world
1582 New Gregorian calendar introduced
1492 Columbus discovers West Indies
1498 Vasco da Gama sails to India
1503 Leonard da Vinci paints Mona Lisa
1512 Michelangelo paints Sistine Chapel
1534 Henry VIII controls English church
 Jens Anderson Bering
 b.1496 Bjerring, Viborg, Denmark
 d.1551
 Peder Jensen Bering
 b.1550 Bjerring, Viborg, Denmark
 d.1591 Viborg, Denmark
 Inger Christensdatter
 b.1516 Saeby, Denmark
 d.1553
 Peder Pedersen Bering
 b.1580 Viborg, Denmark
 d.1655 Viborg, Denmark
 Kirstene Christensdatter Hogh
 b.1555
 d.1635 Viborg, Denmark
 Margrete Pedersdatter
 b.1576
 d.1597