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1964

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* '''[[26 January|26]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] finishes writing [[Przemyslaw Mroczkowski 20–26 January 1964|a letter to Professor Przemyslaw Mroczkowski]].
 
* '''[[26 January|26]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] finishes writing [[Przemyslaw Mroczkowski 20–26 January 1964|a letter to Professor Przemyslaw Mroczkowski]].
 
==March==
 
==March==
* '''[[5 March|5]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[Eileen Elgar 5 March 1964|a letter to Eileen Elgar]] (of which a part was published as [[letter 255]]) and encloses the manuscript [["Concerning ... The Hoard" and "Kinship of the Half-elven"|"Concerning ... ''The Hoard''" and "Kinship of the Half-elven"]].
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* '''[[5 March|5]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[Eileen Elgar 5 March 1964|a letter to Eileen Elgar]] (of which a part was published as [[letter 255]]) and encloses the manuscripts [[Concerning ... 'The Hoard']] and [[Kinship of the Half-elven]].
 
==April==
 
==April==
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* '''?''' - [[I, Palantir (April 1964)|''I, Palantir'', issue 3]] is published.
 
* '''[[20 April|20]]''' - Actor [[Andy Serkis]] is born.
 
* '''[[20 April|20]]''' - Actor [[Andy Serkis]] is born.
 
==May==
 
==May==
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* '''[[15 July|15]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] sends [[Miss J.L. Curry 15 July 1964|a letter to Miss J.L. Curry]].
 
* '''[[15 July|15]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] sends [[Miss J.L. Curry 15 July 1964|a letter to Miss J.L. Curry]].
 
* '''[[16 July|16]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 257]].
 
* '''[[16 July|16]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 257]].
* '''?''' - [[L. Sprague de Camp]] sends [[J.R.R. Tolkien|Tolkien]] a copy of his anthology ''[[Swords and Sorcery|Swords & Sorcery]]''.
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* '''?''' - [[L. Sprague de Camp]] sends [[J.R.R. Tolkien|Tolkien]] a copy of his anthology ''[[Swords & Sorcery]]''.
 
==August==
 
==August==
 
* '''[[2 August|2]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 258]].
 
* '''[[2 August|2]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 258]].
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* '''[[26 November|26]]''' - The [[1964 BBC Interview]] with [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] was made.
 
* '''[[26 November|26]]''' - The [[1964 BBC Interview]] with [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] was made.
 
* '''[[28 November|28]]''' - The eighth episode of the [[Princess]]-serialization of ''[[The Hobbit]]'' is published.
 
* '''[[28 November|28]]''' - The eighth episode of the [[Princess]]-serialization of ''[[The Hobbit]]'' is published.
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* '''[[30 November|30]]''' - ''[[El hobito]]'', the first translation into Spanish of ''[[The Hobbit]]'', is published.
 
* '''?''' - [[Robert Groves]], Oxford's Professor of Poetry, introduces [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] to [[wikipedia:Ava Gardner|Ava Gardner]]. They had never heard of one another, and both did not know why the other was famous.
 
* '''?''' - [[Robert Groves]], Oxford's Professor of Poetry, introduces [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] to [[wikipedia:Ava Gardner|Ava Gardner]]. They had never heard of one another, and both did not know why the other was famous.
 
==December==
 
==December==

Latest revision as of 20:35, 1 April 2014

Tolkien-related events that took place in 1964. You may also be looking for Third Age 1964.

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[edit] References

  1. Joseph Pearce, "Tolkien and C.S. Lewis: An Interview with Walter Hooper", in Tolkien: A Celebration, pp. 190-1
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