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- With its Country Official Name, the Republic of Iceland.Iceland's capital city is Reykjavík which can be found in Europe.Iceland is an independent county.The dailing code for the country is (+354)
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Today in History for May 29
On this day in 2012
- Island Fire was released by Gemma Ray. The fourth album for the British pop singer was written while she was sidelined in Australia by Icelandic ash in 2010.
- Valtari was released by Sigur Rós. The Icelandic band first studio album in four years is a collection of songs stemming from several uncompleted projects, including the original idea to create s choral album.
On this day in 1993
- Hjörvar Steinn Grétarsson, Icelandic chess player, Reykjavík, born in Iceland.
- Ásgeir Eyþórsson, Soccer Player, born in Iceland.
On this day in 1990
- Björn Daniel Sverrisson, Soccer Player, born in Iceland.
- Björn Daníel Sverrisson, Icelandic footballer, Hafnarfjörður, born in Iceland.
On this day in 1989
- Eyþór Ingi Gunnlaugsson, Icelandic singer, Dalvík, born in Iceland.
On this day in 1982
- Anita Briem, Icelandic actress, Reykjavík, born in Iceland.
On this day in 1979
- Brian Suda, American Informatician, St. Louis, born in Iceland.
On this day in 1977
- Brynja Þorsteinsdóttir, Icelandic alpine skier, Akureyri, born in Iceland.
On this day in 1969
- Sigríður Ingibjörg Ingadóttir, member of parliament, Reykjavík, born in Iceland.
On this day in 1968
- Baldur Bragason, Icelandic footballer, Iceland, born in Iceland.
On this day in 1964
- Magnús Þór Hafsteinsson, Icelandic politician, Reykjavík, born in Iceland.
On this day in 1956
- Bjarni Friðriksson, judoka, Reykjavík, born in Iceland.
On this day in 1938
- Sirry Steffen, Icelandic actress, Iceland, born in Iceland.
On this day in 1915
- Igor Buketoff, American conductor (Iceland Symphony Orchestra 1964-65), born in Hartford, Connecticut (d. 2001).
On this day in 1858
- Finnur Jónsson, Icelandic Scandinavian studies scholar, Akureyri, born in Denmark.