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Events that occurred on 17 December.
- 1910 – J.R.R. Tolkien is awarded an Open Classical Exhibition for classical languages to Exeter College.
- 1944 - Actor Bernard Hill is born.
- 1972 - J.R.R. Tolkien writes Letter 347.
- 2003 – The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King premières in Wellington, New Zealand.
- 2003 - Actor Alan Tilvern dies.