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1918

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* '''?''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] recovers from his trench fever to the degree that he can do home service. He is promoted to full lieutenant.
 
* '''?''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] recovers from his trench fever to the degree that he can do home service. He is promoted to full lieutenant.
 
==November==
 
==November==
* '''2''' - [[Roger Lancelyn Green]], [[Inklings|Inkling]], is born.
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* '''[[November 2|2]]''' - [[Roger Lancelyn Green]], [[Inklings|Inkling]], is born.
* '''5''' - [[Alan Tilvern]], who would voice the [[Barliman Butterbur|"Innkeeper"]] in [[Ralph Bakshi's The Lord of the Rings]], is born.
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* '''[[November 5|5]]''' - [[Alan Tilvern]], who would voice the [[Barliman Butterbur|"Innkeeper"]] in [[Ralph Bakshi's The Lord of the Rings]], is born.
* '''11''' - [[World War I|The War]] comes to an end.  
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* '''[[November 11|11]]''' - [[World War I|The War]] comes to an end.  
 
==Late==
 
==Late==
 
* '''?''' - Tolkien is accepted as a junior staff member of the New English Dictionary, later called the Oxford English Dictionary. He worked with words beginning with the letter "w".
 
* '''?''' - Tolkien is accepted as a junior staff member of the New English Dictionary, later called the Oxford English Dictionary. He worked with words beginning with the letter "w".

Revision as of 14:32, 24 May 2010

Tolkien-related events that took place in 1918.

Early

  • ? - J.R.R. Tolkien recovers from his trench fever to the degree that he can do home service. He is promoted to full lieutenant.

November

Late

  • ? - Tolkien is accepted as a junior staff member of the New English Dictionary, later called the Oxford English Dictionary. He worked with words beginning with the letter "w".
Years
1915 1916 1917 1918 1919 1920 1921