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17 December

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* '''[[1910]]''' – [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] is awarded an Open Classical Exhibition for classical languages to Exeter College.
 
* '''[[1910]]''' – [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] is awarded an Open Classical Exhibition for classical languages to Exeter College.
 
* '''[[1944]]''' - [[Bernard Hill]], who would play [[Théoden]] in [[Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings]], is born.
 
* '''[[1944]]''' - [[Bernard Hill]], who would play [[Théoden]] in [[Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings]], is born.
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* '''[[1972]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 347]].
 
* '''[[2003]]''' – [[Peter Jackson's The Return of the King]] premieres in Wellington, [[New Zealand]].
 
* '''[[2003]]''' – [[Peter Jackson's The Return of the King]] premieres in Wellington, [[New Zealand]].
* '''[[2003]]''' - [[Alan Tilvern]], who played [[Barliman Butterbur|"Innkeeper"]] in [[Ralph Bakshi's The Lord of the Rings]], dies.
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* '''[[2003]]''' - [[Alan Tilvern]], who voiced [[Barliman Butterbur|"Innkeeper"]] in ''[[Ralph Bakshi's The Lord of the Rings]]'', dies.
  
 
==In Arda==
 
==In Arda==

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