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1938

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==January==
 
==January==
 
* '''[[January 1|1]]''' - In a series of lectures aimed at children, [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] [[Lecture on Dragons|lectures on ''Dragons'']] in the [[University of Oxford|University]] Museum.
 
* '''[[January 1|1]]''' - In a series of lectures aimed at children, [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] [[Lecture on Dragons|lectures on ''Dragons'']] in the [[University of Oxford|University]] Museum.
* '''[[January 8|8]]''' - [[Michael Graham Cox]], who would voice [[Boromir]] in ''[[Ralph Bakshi's The Lord of the Rings]]'' and [[The Lord of the Rings (1981 radio series)|the 1981 radio series]], is born.
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* '''[[January 8|8]]''' - [[Michael Graham Cox]], who would voice [[Boromir]] in ''[[The Lord of the Rings (1978 film)]]'' and [[The Lord of the Rings (1981 radio series)|the 1981 radio series]], is born.
 
* '''[[January 10|10]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] goes to London to rehearse his talk at the BBC, [[January 14|four days later]].  
 
* '''[[January 10|10]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] goes to London to rehearse his talk at the BBC, [[January 14|four days later]].  
 
* '''[[January 14|14]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] gives a talk about ''Anglo-Saxon Verse'' on [[BBC|BBC Radio]].
 
* '''[[January 14|14]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] gives a talk about ''Anglo-Saxon Verse'' on [[BBC|BBC Radio]].
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* '''[[October 22|22]]''' - [[Derek Jacobi]], who narrated several [[audiobooks]], is born.
 
* '''[[October 22|22]]''' - [[Derek Jacobi]], who narrated several [[audiobooks]], is born.
 
* '''[[October 27|27]]''' - [[Lascelles Abercrombie]] dies.
 
* '''[[October 27|27]]''' - [[Lascelles Abercrombie]] dies.
* '''[[October 29|29]]''' - [[Ralph Bakshi]], who would direct [[Ralph Bakshi's The Lord of the Rings|the animated movie]] in [[1978]], is born.  
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* '''[[October 29|29]]''' - [[Ralph Bakshi]], who would direct [[The Lord of the Rings (1978 film)|the animated movie]] in [[1978]], is born.  
 
==December==
 
==December==
 
* '''[[December 25|25]]''' - [[Father Christmas]] writes a [[Letters from Father Christmas|letter]] to [[J.R.R. Tolkien]]'s children.
 
* '''[[December 25|25]]''' - [[Father Christmas]] writes a [[Letters from Father Christmas|letter]] to [[J.R.R. Tolkien]]'s children.

Revision as of 00:06, 29 March 2011

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Tolkien-related events that took place in 1938.

January

February

March

June

July

August

October

December

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  • ? - The Hobbit is published in the United States and receives the New York Herald Tribune award as best children's book of the season.
  • ? - E.V. Gordon dies.
Years
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