Tolkien Gateway

1970

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* '''[[13 April|13]]''' - [[Tom Shippey]], then a young academic at the University of [[Birmingham]], receives a [[Tom Shippey 13 April 1970|letter]] from [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] after giving a speech at a Tolkien-themed convention.
 
* '''[[13 April|13]]''' - [[Tom Shippey]], then a young academic at the University of [[Birmingham]], receives a [[Tom Shippey 13 April 1970|letter]] from [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] after giving a speech at a Tolkien-themed convention.
 
==July==
 
==July==
* '''[[July 18|18]]''' - Author and scholar [[Ármann Jakobsson]] is born.
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* '''[[18 July|18]]''' - Author and scholar [[Ármann Jakobsson]] is born.
 
==September==
 
==September==
 
* '''[[4 September|4]]-[[7 September|7]]''' - The first [[Mythcon I|Mythcon]] is held at [[wikipedia:Harvey Mudd College|Harvey Mudd College]].
 
* '''[[4 September|4]]-[[7 September|7]]''' - The first [[Mythcon I|Mythcon]] is held at [[wikipedia:Harvey Mudd College|Harvey Mudd College]].

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Tolkien-related events that took place in 1970.

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July

September

October

November

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  • ? - The staff of the Oxford English Dictionary compiles an entry for "hobbit".
Years
1967 1968 1969 1970 1971 1972 1973