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1969

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* '''?''' - The first issue of [[Mythlore 1|Mythlore]] is published.
 
* '''?''' - The first issue of [[Mythlore 1|Mythlore]] is published.
 
==February==
 
==February==
* '''[[February 3|3]]''' - [[Shane Rangi]], who would play several characters and lead the stunt crew of ''[[Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings]]'', is born.
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* '''[[February 3|3]]''' - [[Shane Rangi]], who would play several characters and lead the stunt crew of ''[[The Lord of the Rings: The Motion Picture Trilogy]]'', is born.
 
* '''?''' - [[David Salo]], Tolkien Linguist, is born.
 
* '''?''' - [[David Salo]], Tolkien Linguist, is born.
 
==March==
 
==March==
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==May==
 
==May==
 
* '''[[May 7|7]]''' - Producer [[Rick Porras]] is born.
 
* '''[[May 7|7]]''' - Producer [[Rick Porras]] is born.
* '''[[May 14|14]]''' - [[Cate Blanchett]], who would play [[Galadriel]] in [[Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings]], is born.
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* '''[[May 14|14]]''' - [[Cate Blanchett]], who would play [[Galadriel]] in [[The Lord of the Rings: The Motion Picture Trilogy]], is born.
 
* '''[[May 20|20]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 310]].
 
* '''[[May 20|20]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 310]].
 
==June==
 
==June==

Revision as of 18:52, 2 July 2010

Tolkien-related events that took place in 1969.

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July

  • 8 - J.R.R. Tolkien is diagnosed with an inflamed or diseased gall-bladder. Dr. Denis Tolhurst forbids him the consummation of fats (notably butter) and, in the eyes of the patient even worse, alcohol.
  • 22 - Actor James Arnold Taylor is born.
  • 31 - J.R.R. Tolkien writes Letter 311.

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