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==March==
 
==March==
* '''17-28''' - The second recorded date in the writing of the [[Lay of Leithian]], at Line 1168. Tolkien produces 1769 lines.
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* '''17-28''' - The second recorded date in the writing of the ''[[Lay of Leithian]]'', at Line 1168.  
 
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==July==
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*'''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]]'', is born.
 
==September==
 
==September==
*'''17''' - [[Roddy McDowall]], who voiced [[Samwise Gamgee]] in [[Rankin/Bass' The Return of the King]], is born.
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*'''17''' - [[Roddy McDowall]], who would voice [[Samwise Gamgee]] in ''[[Rankin/Bass' The Return of the King]]'', is born.
 
==December==
 
==December==
* '''29''' - [[Bernard Cribbins]], who would portray [[Bilbo Baggins]] in "[[Jackanory]]", is born.
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* '''29''' - [[Bernard Cribbins]], who would narrate several episodes of [[Jackanory]]'s telling of ''[[The Hobbit]]'', is born.
 
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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.  
 
* '''?''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes a foreword to ''A New Glossary of the Dialect of the Huddersfield District'' by Walter E. Haigh.  
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* '''?''' - Tolkien assists Sir Mortimer Wheeler in the unearthing of a Roman Asclepieion at Lydney Park, Gloucestershire.
  
 
{{Years|1925|1926|1927|1928|1929|1930|1931|}}
 
{{Years|1925|1926|1927|1928|1929|1930|1931|}}
  
 
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Revision as of 08:44, 30 July 2008

Contents

March

  • 17-28 - The second recorded date in the writing of the Lay of Leithian, at Line 1168.

July

September

December

?

  • ? - 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