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1928

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* '''[[March 27|27]]-[[March 28|28]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien|Tolkien]] works on the latter part of [[Lay of Leithian Canto IV|Canto IV]] of ''[[Lay of Leithian]]''.  
 
* '''[[March 27|27]]-[[March 28|28]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien|Tolkien]] works on the latter part of [[Lay of Leithian Canto IV|Canto IV]] of ''[[Lay of Leithian]]''.  
 
==July==
 
==July==
*'''[[July 22|22]]''' - [[Orson Bean]], who would voice [[Bilbo Baggins]] in ''[[Rankin/Bass' The Hobbit]]'' and [[Frodo Baggins]] (as well as Bilbo) in ''[[Rankin/Bass' The Return of the King|The Return of the King]]'', is born.
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*'''[[July 22|22]]''' - [[Orson Bean]], who would voice [[Bilbo Baggins]] in ''[[The Hobbit (1977 film)]]'' and [[Frodo Baggins]] (as well as Bilbo) in ''[[The Return of the King (1980 film)|The Return of the King]]'', is born.
 
==September==
 
==September==
*'''[[September 17|17]]''' - [[Roddy McDowall]], who would voice [[Samwise Gamgee]] in ''[[Rankin/Bass' The Return of the King]]'', is born.
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*'''[[September 17|17]]''' - [[Roddy McDowall]], who would voice [[Samwise Gamgee]] in ''[[The Return of the King (1980 film)]]'', is born.
 
==December==
 
==December==
 
* '''[[December 20|20]]''' - [[Father Christmas]] writes a [[Letters from Father Christmas|letter]] to [[J.R.R. Tolkien]]'s children.
 
* '''[[December 20|20]]''' - [[Father Christmas]] writes a [[Letters from Father Christmas|letter]] to [[J.R.R. Tolkien]]'s children.

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Tolkien-related events that took place in 1928. You may also be looking for Third Age 1928.

March

July

September

December

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  • ? - J.R.R. Tolkien writes a foreword to A New Glossary of the Dialect of the Huddersfield District by Walter E. Haigh.
  • ? - Tolkien assists Sir Mortimer Wheeler in the unearthing of a Roman Asclepieion at Lydney Park, Gloucestershire.
Years
1925 1926 1927 1928 1929 1930 1931