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1917

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* '''[[1 August|1]]''' - [[Thomas Kenneth Barnsley|"Tea Cake" Barnsley]] is killed in Ypres, Belgium.
 
* '''[[1 August|1]]''' - [[Thomas Kenneth Barnsley|"Tea Cake" Barnsley]] is killed in Ypres, Belgium.
 
==October==
 
==October==
* '''[[October 13|13]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] is found unfit for duty for six months, but able to do a desk job.  
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* '''[[13 October|13]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] is found unfit for duty for six months, but able to do a desk job.  
 
==November==
 
==November==
 
* '''[[November 14|14]]''' - [[John Justin]], who would play [[Thorin Oakenshield]] in ''[[The Hobbit (1968 radio series)]]'', is born.
 
* '''[[November 14|14]]''' - [[John Justin]], who would play [[Thorin Oakenshield]] in ''[[The Hobbit (1968 radio series)]]'', is born.

Revision as of 19:53, 8 June 2011

Tolkien-related events that took place in 1917.

January

February

  • 27 - J.R.R. Tolkien faces his third Medical Board, and again his leave is extended.

April

May

June

August

October

  • 13 - J.R.R. Tolkien is found unfit for duty for six months, but able to do a desk job.

November

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Years
1914 1915 1916 1917 1918 1919 1920