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1914

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* '''?''' - [[Edith Bratt]] converts to Catholicism and becomes engaged to [[J.R.R. Tolkien]].
 
* '''?''' - [[Edith Bratt]] converts to Catholicism and becomes engaged to [[J.R.R. Tolkien]].
 
==August==
 
==August==
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* '''4''' - The British Empire declares war on Germany, following tension and conflict on the mainland in July.
 
* '''?''' - Tolkien writes ''[[The Voyage of Earendel]]''.  
 
* '''?''' - Tolkien writes ''[[The Voyage of Earendel]]''.  
* '''?''' - The British Empire declares war on Germany, following tension and conflict on the mainland in July.
 
 
* '''?''' - [[Hilary Tolkien]] joins the army as a bugler.  
 
* '''?''' - [[Hilary Tolkien]] joins the army as a bugler.  
 
* '''?''' - [[Geoffrey Bache Smith]], and [[Robert Gilson]] join the army. [[Christopher Wiseman]] joins the navy instead.
 
* '''?''' - [[Geoffrey Bache Smith]], and [[Robert Gilson]] join the army. [[Christopher Wiseman]] joins the navy instead.

Revision as of 20:17, 26 January 2008

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