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1939

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* '''1''' - [[David Weatherley]], who would play [[Barliman Butterbur]] in ''[[Peter Jackson's The Fellowship of the Ring]]'', is born.  
 
* '''1''' - [[David Weatherley]], who would play [[Barliman Butterbur]] in ''[[Peter Jackson's The Fellowship of the Ring]]'', is born.  
 
* '''8''' - Tolkien delivers his lecture "[[On Fairy-Stories]]" at St. Andrew's University, Scotland.
 
* '''8''' - Tolkien delivers his lecture "[[On Fairy-Stories]]" at St. Andrew's University, Scotland.
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*'''27'''-'''29''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] completes three days' training with the top-secret Government Code and Cypher School (GCCS) at their London headquarters.
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==April==
 
==April==
 
* '''20''' - Writer and screenwriter [[Peter S. Beagle]] is born.
 
* '''20''' - Writer and screenwriter [[Peter S. Beagle]] is born.

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