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1958

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==February==
 
==February==
* '''21''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[Letter 205]].
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* '''[[February 21|21]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[Letter 205]].
 
==March==
 
==March==
* '''28''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] is invited by the Dutch publisher ''Het Spectrum'' to attend a "Hobbit Dinner" in Rotterdam. Tolkien is especially delighted by the "[[Mushrooms|maggot]] soup" and the three barrels of tobacco he receives. Author [[wikipedia:Hella Haasse|Hella Haasse]] gives a speech.
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* '''[[March 28|28]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] is invited by the Dutch publisher ''Het Spectrum'' to attend a "Hobbit Dinner" in Rotterdam. Tolkien is especially delighted by the "[[Mushrooms|maggot]] soup" and the three barrels of tobacco he receives. Author [[wikipedia:Hella Haasse|Hella Haasse]] gives a speech.
 
==April==
 
==April==
* '''8''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes letters [[letter 206|206]] and [[letter 207|207]].  
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* '''[[April 8|8]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes letters [[letter 206|206]] and [[letter 207|207]].  
* '''10''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 208]].
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* '''[[April 10|10]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 208]].
* '''12''' - [[Tony Oliver]], who would voice [[Merry]] in ''[[The Lord of the Rings: War of the Ring]]'', is born.
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* '''[[April 12|12]]''' - [[Tony Oliver]], who would voice [[Merry]] in ''[[The Lord of the Rings: War of the Ring]]'', is born.
 
==May==
 
==May==
* '''4''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 209]].
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* '''[[May 4|4]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 209]].
 
==June==
 
==June==
 
* '''?''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 210]].
 
* '''?''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 210]].
 
==October==
 
==October==
* '''14''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 211]].
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* '''[[October 14|14]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 211]].
* '''20''' - [[Viggo Mortensen]], who would play [[Aragorn II|Aragorn]] in ''[[Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings]]'', is born.
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* '''[[October 20|20]]''' - [[Viggo Mortensen]], who would play [[Aragorn II|Aragorn]] in ''[[Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings]]'', is born.
* '''25''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 213]].
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* '''[[October 25|25]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 213]].
* '''26''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[L.M. Cutts 26 October 1958|a letter to L.M. Cutts]].
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* '''[[October 26|26]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[L.M. Cutts 26 October 1958|a letter to L.M. Cutts]].
  
 
==November==
 
==November==
* '''30''' - Actor [[Gareth Jones]] dies.
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* '''[[November 30|30]]''' - Actor [[Gareth Jones]] dies.
  
 
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Revision as of 13:29, 24 June 2010

Tolkien-related events that took place in 1958.

February

March

  • 28 - J.R.R. Tolkien is invited by the Dutch publisher Het Spectrum to attend a "Hobbit Dinner" in Rotterdam. Tolkien is especially delighted by the "maggot soup" and the three barrels of tobacco he receives. Author Hella Haasse gives a speech.

April

May

June

October

November

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Years
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