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1913

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* '''3''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]]'s twenty-first birthday.
 
* '''3''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]]'s twenty-first birthday.
 
* '''7''' - [[Francis de Wolff]], who would voice [[Smaug]] in [[The Hobbit (1968 radio series)|the 1968 radio series of ''The Hobbit'']], is born.
 
* '''7''' - [[Francis de Wolff]], who would voice [[Smaug]] in [[The Hobbit (1968 radio series)|the 1968 radio series of ''The Hobbit'']], is born.
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==November==
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* '''19''' - ''[[Exeter College Smoker]]'', featuring a cover illustration by J.R.R. Tolkien, is published.
 
==December==
 
==December==
 
* '''1''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] is elected president of Stapledon Society, a student body at Exeter College.
 
* '''1''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] is elected president of Stapledon Society, a student body at Exeter College.

Revision as of 19:57, 6 March 2010

Tolkien-related events that took place in 1913.

January

November

December

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  • ? - Tolkien contacts Edith Bratt, who subsequently breaks off her engagement with another man.
  • ? - Tolkien takes a Second Class in exams and transfers from classics to English, with emphasis in philology, and formally studies Old Norse.
Years
1910 1911 1912 1913 1914 1915 1916