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==February==
 
==February==
* '''9''' - [[Heron Carvic]], who voiced [[Gandalf]] in ''[[The Hobbit (1968 radio series)|The Hobbit]]'', dies.
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* '''[[February 9|9]]''' - Actor [[Heron Carvic]] dies.
 
==May==
 
==May==
* '''11''' - [[Rankin/Bass' The Return of the King]] is released.
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* '''[[May 11|11]]''' - [[Rankin/Bass' The Return of the King]] is released on VHS in the United States.
* '''29''' - ''[[Poems and Stories]]'' is published.
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* '''[[May 29|29]]''' - ''[[Poems and Stories]]'' is published.
  
 
==July==
 
==July==
* '''25-28''' - [[Mythcon XI]].
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* '''[[July 25|25]]-[[July 28|28]]''' - [[Mythcon XI]].
 
==August==
 
==August==
* '''22''' -  [[Norman Shelley]], who voiced [[Gandalf]] and [[Tom Bombadil]] in [[The Lord of the Rings (1956 radio series)|the first radio adaptation of ''The Lord of the Rings'']], dies.
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* '''[[August 22|22]]''' -  Actor [[Norman Shelley]] dies.
* '''29''' - Author [[Douglas C. Kenney]] dies.
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* '''[[August 29|29]]''' - Author [[Douglas C. Kenney]] dies.
 
==September==
 
==September==
* '''26-28''' - [[Oxonmoot 1980]].
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* '''[[September 26|26]]-[[September 28|28]]''' - [[Oxonmoot 1980]].
 
==October==
 
==October==
 
* '''?''' - ''[[A Walk Through the Shire]]'' is published.
 
* '''?''' - ''[[A Walk Through the Shire]]'' is published.
 
==November==
 
==November==
* '''18''' - ''[[Unfinished Tales of Númenor and Middle-earth]]'' is published.
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* '''[[November 18|18]]''' - ''[[Unfinished Tales of Númenor and Middle-earth]]'' is published.
 
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* '''?''' - [[Ralph Bakshi]] wins the [[wikipedia:Giffoni_film_festival|Golden Gryphon]] for ''[[Ralph Bakshi's The Lord of the Rings|The Lord of the Rings]]''.
 
* '''?''' - [[Ralph Bakshi]] wins the [[wikipedia:Giffoni_film_festival|Golden Gryphon]] for ''[[Ralph Bakshi's The Lord of the Rings|The Lord of the Rings]]''.

Revision as of 14:50, 30 June 2010

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