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* '''[[1920]]''' - Translator [[Max Schuchart]] is born.
* '''[[1920]]''' - [[Max Schuchart]], who would be the first to translate ''[[The Lord of the Rings]]'', is born.
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* '''[[1934]]''' - Author [[Diana Wynne Jones]] is born.
* '''[[1964]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 260]].
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* '''[[1943]]''' - Actress [[Sharon Baird]] is born.
* '''[[1981]]''' - The twenty-fourth episode of the [[The Lord of the Rings (1981 radio series)|radio adaptation of ''The Lord of the Rings'']] is aired on [[BBC|BBC 4]].
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* '''[[1964]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[Letter 260]].
* '''[[1992]]''' - The first part of the [[Tales from the Perilous Realm (1992 radio series)|radio adaptation of ''Farmer Giles of Ham'']] is aired on [[BBC|BBC 5]].  
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* '''[[1975]]''' - [[Mythcon VI]] at [[wikipedia:Scripps College|Scripps College]] in [[wikipedia:Claremont, California|Claremont]], [[wikipedia:California|California]].
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* '''[[1976]]''' - [[Mythcon VII]] in [[wikipedia:Sacramento, California|Sacramento]], [[wikipedia:California|California]].
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* '''[[1981]]''' - The twenty-fourth episode of the [[The Lord of the Rings (1981 radio series)|1981 radio series]] of ''[[The Lord of the Rings]]'' is aired on [[BBC|BBC Radio 4]].
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* '''[[1982]]''' - [[Mythcon XIII]] at [[wikipedia:Chapman University|Chapman College]] in [[wikipedia:Orange, California|Orange]], [[wikipedia:California|California]].
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* '''[[1984]] - ''[[The Book of Lost Tales Part Two]]'' is published in the UK.'''
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* '''[[1992]]''' - The first part of the [[Tales from the Perilous Realm (1992 radio series)|1992 radio series]] of ''[[Farmer Giles of Ham]]'' is aired on [[BBC|BBC Radio 5]].
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* '''[[1992]]''' - [[Tolkien Centenary Conference]], a combination of [[Oxonmoot]] 1992 and [[Mythcon]] XXIII, at [[wikipedia:Keble College, Oxford|Keble College, Oxford]].
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* '''[[2002]] - ''[[The Annotated Hobbit: Revised and Expanded Edition]]'' is published.'''
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* '''[[2008]]''' - [[Mythcon XXXIX]] at [[wikipedia:Central Connecticut State University|Central Connecticut State University]] in [[wikipedia:New Britain, Connecticut|New Britain]], [[wikipedia:Connecticut|Connecticut]].
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* '''[[2010]]''' - "Edge of the Wild", Tolkien art exhibition in [[wikipedia:Moreton-in-Marsh|Moreton-in-Marsh]], [[wikipedia:England|England]].
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* '''[[2012]]''' - [[The Return of the Ring]], [[The Tolkien Society|Tolkien Society]] conference at [[wikipedia:Loughborough University|Loughborough University]], [[wikipedia:England|England]].
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==In Arda==
 
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