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==January==
 
==January==
* '''[[January 1|1]]''' - J.R.R. Tolkien writes [[Letter 315]].
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* '''[[1 January|1]]''' - J.R.R. Tolkien writes [[Letter 315]].
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* '''[[7 January|7]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[Michael George Tolkien 7 January 1970|a letter to his grandson Michael George Tolkien]].
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* '''[[15 January|15]]''' - Musician [[Charles Deenen]] is born.
 
==April==
 
==April==
* '''[[April 13|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.
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* '''[[13 April|13]]''' - [[Tom Shippey]], then a young academic at the University of [[Birmingham]], receives a [[Tom Shippey ?12 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==
* '''[[September 4|4]]-[[September 7|7]]''' - The first [[Mythcon I|Mythcon]] is held at [[wikipedia:Harvey Mudd College|Harvey Mudd College]].
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* '''[[4 September|4]]-[[7 September|7]]''' - The first [[Mythcon I|Mythcon]] is held at [[wikipedia:Harvey Mudd College|Harvey Mudd College]].
* '''[[September 11|11]]''' - J.R.R. Tolkien writes [[letter 316]].
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* '''[[11 September|11]]''' - J.R.R. Tolkien writes [[letter 316]].
 
==October==
 
==October==
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* '''[[31 October|31]]''' - Actor [[Nolan North]] is born.
 
* '''?''' - The [[Mallorn 1|first issue]] of ''[[Mallorn (journal)|Mallorn]]'' is published.
 
* '''?''' - The [[Mallorn 1|first issue]] of ''[[Mallorn (journal)|Mallorn]]'' is published.
 
==November==
 
==November==
* '''[[November 1|1]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 317]].
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* '''[[1 November|1]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 317]].
* '''[[November 12|12]]''' - Actor [[Craig Parker]] is born.
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* '''[[12 November|12]]''' - Actor [[Craig Parker]] is born.
* '''[[November 22|22]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 318]].
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* '''[[22 November|22]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 318]].
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==December==
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* '''[[14 December|14]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[W.A.R. Hadley 14 December 1970|a letter to W.A.R. Hadley]].
 
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* '''?''' - The staff of the Oxford English Dictionary compiles an entry for "[[Hobbits|hobbit]]".
 
* '''?''' - The staff of the Oxford English Dictionary compiles an entry for "[[Hobbits|hobbit]]".
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* '''?''' - ''[[Tolkien Criticism: An Annotated Checklist]]'' is published.
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* '''?''' - [[José Manuel Ferrández Bru]], Spanish writer, is born.
  
 
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Revision as of 17:41, 2 February 2013

Tolkien-related events that took place in 1970.

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1967 1968 1969 1970 1971 1972 1973