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* '''[[7 February|7]]''' - The [[Inklings]] have dinner at [[C.S. Lewis]]' house, in the company of Dr. Firor of John Hopkins University. The evening was described by [[J.R.R. Tolkien|Tolkien]] as ''"like a glimpse of old times: quiet and rational (since [[Hugo Dyson|Hugo]] was not asked)."''  
 
* '''[[7 February|7]]''' - The [[Inklings]] have dinner at [[C.S. Lewis]]' house, in the company of Dr. Firor of John Hopkins University. The evening was described by [[J.R.R. Tolkien|Tolkien]] as ''"like a glimpse of old times: quiet and rational (since [[Hugo Dyson|Hugo]] was not asked)."''  
 
* '''[[10 February|10]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 132]].
 
* '''[[10 February|10]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 132]].
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==April==
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* '''[[30 April|30]]''' - Brazilian translator [[Ronald Kyrmse]] is born.
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==June==
 
==June==
 
* '''[[22 June|22]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 133]].
 
* '''[[22 June|22]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 133]].
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* '''[[1 July|1]]''' - Musician [[David Arkenstone]] is born.
 
* '''[[1 July|1]]''' - Musician [[David Arkenstone]] is born.
 
* '''?''' - Actor [[Brian George]] is born.
 
* '''?''' - Actor [[Brian George]] is born.
 
 
==August==
 
==August==
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* '''[[7 August|7]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[Letter to George and Moira Sayer (7 August 1952)|a letter to George and Moira Sayer]].
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* '''[[10 August|10]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[Letter to Moira Sayer (10 August 1952)|a letter to Moira Sayer]].
 
* '''[[29 August|29]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 134]].
 
* '''[[29 August|29]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 134]].
 
* '''[[30 August|30]]''' - Translator [[Helmut W. Pesch]] is born.
 
* '''[[30 August|30]]''' - Translator [[Helmut W. Pesch]] is born.
* '''Late''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] visits [[George Sayer]]. Sayer makes an audio recording of Tolkien singing and reading excerpts from his works (e.g., [[Namárië]], [[:Image:Tolkien2.mp3|listen here]]).
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* '''Late''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] visits [[George Sayer]]. Sayer makes an audio recording of Tolkien singing and reading excerpts from his works (e.g., [[Namárië]]).
 
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==October==
 
==October==
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* '''[[17 October|17]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] is appointed supervisor of [[T.P. Dunning]]'s thesis.
 
* '''[[24 October|24]]''' - Tolkien writes [[letter 135]].
 
* '''[[24 October|24]]''' - Tolkien writes [[letter 135]].
 
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Tolkien-related events that took place in 1952.

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