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==January==
 
==January==
 
* '''[[1 January|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.
 
* '''[[1 January|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.
* '''[[8 January|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.
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* '''[[8 January|8]]''' - [[Michael Graham Cox]], who would voice [[Boromir]] in [[The Lord of the Rings (1978 film)|''The Lord of the Rings'' (1978 film)]] and [[The Lord of the Rings (1981 radio series)|the 1981 radio series]], is born.
 
* '''[[10 January|10]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] goes to London to rehearse his talk at the BBC, [[14 January|four days later]].  
 
* '''[[10 January|10]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] goes to London to rehearse his talk at the BBC, [[14 January|four days later]].  
 
* '''[[14 January|14]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] gives a talk about ''Anglo-Saxon Verse'' on [[BBC|BBC Radio]].
 
* '''[[14 January|14]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] gives a talk about ''Anglo-Saxon Verse'' on [[BBC|BBC Radio]].
 
 
==February==
 
==February==
 
* '''[[1 February|1]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[Letter 21]].
 
* '''[[1 February|1]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[Letter 21]].
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* '''[[4 June|4]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 28]].
 
* '''[[4 June|4]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 28]].
 
==July==
 
==July==
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* '''[[21 July|21]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[A.F. Colborn 21 July 1938|a letter to A.F. Colborn]].
 
* '''[[24 July|24]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 31]].
 
* '''[[24 July|24]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 31]].
 
* '''[[25 July|25]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 29]].
 
* '''[[25 July|25]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 29]].
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* '''[[29 October|29]]''' - [[Ralph Bakshi]], who would direct [[The Lord of the Rings (1978 film)|the animated movie]] in [[1978]], is born.  
 
* '''[[29 October|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.
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* '''[[24 December|24]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[Miss Kilbride 24 December 1938|a postcard to Miss Kilbride]].
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* '''[[25 December|25]]''' - [[Father Christmas]] writes a [[Letters from Father Christmas|letter]] to [[J.R.R. Tolkien]]'s children.
 
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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.
 
* '''?''' - ''[[The Hobbit]]'' is published in the United States and receives the New York Herald Tribune award as best children's book of the season.

Revision as of 19:11, 14 June 2013

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