Tolkien Gateway

1909

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==January==
 
==January==
* '''29''' - [[Richard E. Blackwelder]], Tolkien collector, is born.
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* '''[[January 29|29]]''' - [[Richard E. Blackwelder]], Tolkien collector, is born.
 
==August==
 
==August==
* '''20''' - [[André Morell]], who would play [[Elrond]] in ''[[Ralph Bakshi's The Lord of the Rings]]'', is born.
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* '''[[August 20|20]]''' - [[André Morell]], who would play [[Elrond]] in ''[[Ralph Bakshi's The Lord of the Rings]]'', is born.
 
==Autumn==
 
==Autumn==
 
* [[Francis Xavier Morgan|Father Morgan]] discovers the romance between [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] and [[Edith Bratt]], which he fears may lead to early marriage and ruin Tolkien's carer prospects.  
 
* [[Francis Xavier Morgan|Father Morgan]] discovers the romance between [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] and [[Edith Bratt]], which he fears may lead to early marriage and ruin Tolkien's carer prospects.  
* Tolkien fails to win an [[Oxford]] scholarship.
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* Tolkien fails to win an [[University of Oxford|Oxford]] scholarship.
  
  

Revision as of 19:42, 16 May 2010

Tolkien-related events that took place in 1909.

January

August

Autumn


Years
1906 1907 1908 1909 1910 1911 1912