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1973

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==March==
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* '''6''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 348]].
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* '''8''' - Tolkien writes [[Letter 349]].
 
==April==
 
==April==
 
* '''9''' - [[Warren "Warnie" Lewis|W.H. Lewis]], [[Inklings|Inkling]], dies.  
 
* '''9''' - [[Warren "Warnie" Lewis|W.H. Lewis]], [[Inklings|Inkling]], dies.  
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==May==
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* '''16''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] takes a holiday to [[Bournemouth]].
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* '''24''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 350]].
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* '''29''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 351]].
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==June==
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* '''5''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 352]].
 
==August==
 
==August==
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* '''4''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 353]].
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* '''9''' - The [[:Image:Jrrt 1972 tree.jpg|last fotograph]] of J.R.R. Tolkien is taken, in front of his favourite tree, the [[wikipedia:European_Black_Pine|''Pinus Nigra'']], at the botanic garden in [[Oxford]].
 
* '''17-20''' - [[Mythcon IV]].
 
* '''17-20''' - [[Mythcon IV]].
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* '''24''' - [[Grey DeLisle]], who would voice various parts in ''[[The Hobbit (2003 video game)|Sierra's The Hobbit]]'', is born.
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* '''28''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] takes a holiday to visit friends in [[Bournemouth]].
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* '''29''' -  [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 354]], the last letter to be included in ''[[The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien]]''.
 
==September==
 
==September==
* '''2''' - After visiting friends in Bournemouth, [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] becomes ill and dies, at the age of eighty-one. He is buried next to his wife, [[Edith Tolkien|Edith]].
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* '''2''' - After visiting friends in [[Bournemouth]], [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] becomes ill and dies, at the age of eighty-one. He is buried next to his wife, [[Edith Tolkien|Edith]].
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* '''28''' - The ''[http://www.nationalreview.com/flashback/flashback200510030823.asp National Review]'' publishes an article on [[J.R.R. Tolkien]]'s death.  
 
* '''29''' - [[W.H. Auden]], long time friend of Tolkien, dies.
 
* '''29''' - [[W.H. Auden]], long time friend of Tolkien, dies.
  
 
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* '''?''' - ''[[Funeral Customs in Tolkien's Trilogy]]'' is published.
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* '''?''' - [[R.B. McCallum]], [[Inklings|Inkling]], dies.
 
* '''?''' - [[The J.R.R. Tolkien Calendar 1973]] released.
 
* '''?''' - [[The J.R.R. Tolkien Calendar 1973]] released.
 
  
 
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Revision as of 13:22, 10 March 2009

Tolkien-related events that took place in 1973. You may also be looking for Third Age 1973.

March

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May

June

August

September

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1970 1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976