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==January==
 
==January==
 
* '''[[1 January|1]]''' - J.R.R. Tolkien writes [[Letter 315]].
 
* '''[[1 January|1]]''' - J.R.R. Tolkien writes [[Letter 315]].
* '''[[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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* '''[[7 January|7]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[Letter to Michael George Tolkien (7 January 1970)|a letter to his grandson Michael George Tolkien]].
 
* '''[[15 January|15]]''' - Musician [[Charles Deenen]] is born.
 
* '''[[15 January|15]]''' - Musician [[Charles Deenen]] is born.
 
==April==
 
==April==
* '''[[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.
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* '''[[13 April|13]]''' - [[Tom Shippey]], then a young academic at the University of [[Birmingham]], receives a [[Letter to Tom Shippey|letter]] from [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] after giving a speech at a Tolkien-themed convention.
 
==July==
 
==July==
 
* '''[[18 July|18]]''' - Author and scholar [[Ármann Jakobsson]] is born.
 
* '''[[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]].
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* '''[[4 September|4]]-[[7 September|7]]''' - The first [[Mythcon 1|Mythcon]] is held at [[wikipedia:Harvey Mudd College|Harvey Mudd College]].
 
* '''[[11 September|11]]''' - J.R.R. Tolkien writes [[letter 316]].
 
* '''[[11 September|11]]''' - J.R.R. Tolkien writes [[letter 316]].
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==October==
 
==October==
 
* '''[[31 October|31]]''' - Actor [[Nolan North]] is born.
 
* '''[[31 October|31]]''' - Actor [[Nolan North]] is born.
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* '''[[22 November|22]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 318]].
 
* '''[[22 November|22]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 318]].
 
==December==
 
==December==
* '''[[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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* '''[[14 December|14]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[Letter to W.A.R. Hadley|a letter to W.A.R. Hadley]].
 
==?==
 
==?==
 
* '''?''' - 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]]".
 
* '''?''' - ''[[Tolkien Criticism: An Annotated Checklist]]'' is published.
 
* '''?''' - ''[[Tolkien Criticism: An Annotated Checklist]]'' is published.
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* '''?''' - [[José Manuel Ferrández Bru]], Spanish writer, is born.
  
 
{{Years|1967|1968|1969|1970|1971|1972|1973|}}
 
{{Years|1967|1968|1969|1970|1971|1972|1973|}}
 
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Latest revision as of 19:38, 10 August 2014

Tolkien-related events that took place in 1970.

[edit] January

[edit] April

[edit] July

[edit] September

[edit] October

[edit] November

[edit] December

[edit] ?

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1967 1968 1969 1970 1971 1972 1973