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* '''[[1958]]''' - Actor [[Stephen Ure]] is born.
 
* '''[[1958]]''' - Actor [[Stephen Ure]] is born.
 
* '''[[1958]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] is invited by the Dutch publisher ''Het Spectrum'' to attend a "Hobbit Dinner" in Rotterdam. Tolkien is especially delighted by the "[[Mushrooms|maggot]] soup" and the three barrels of tobacco he receives. Author [[wikipedia:Hella Haasse|Hella Haasse]] gives a speech.
 
* '''[[1958]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] is invited by the Dutch publisher ''Het Spectrum'' to attend a "Hobbit Dinner" in Rotterdam. Tolkien is especially delighted by the "[[Mushrooms|maggot]] soup" and the three barrels of tobacco he receives. Author [[wikipedia:Hella Haasse|Hella Haasse]] gives a speech.
* '''[[1972]]''' – At Buckingham Palace, [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] receives his [[wikipedia:Order of the British Empire|CBE]] from Queen Elisabeth II.
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* '''[[1972]]''' – At Buckingham Palace, [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] is appointed a [[wikipedia:Order of the British Empire|CBE]] by Queen Elizabeth II.
 
* '''[[1989]]''' - Actor [[Lockwood West]] dies.
 
* '''[[1989]]''' - Actor [[Lockwood West]] dies.
 
* '''[[2005]]''' - The parody book ''[[The Soddit]]'' is published.
 
* '''[[2005]]''' - The parody book ''[[The Soddit]]'' is published.
  
 
==In Arda==
 
==In Arda==
* [[Third Age 3019|T.A. 3019]]:
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**[[Celeborn]] crosses the [[Anduin]] and takes [[Dol Guldur]] within a few days. After the battle [[Galadriel]] throws down its walls and lays bare its pits.  
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** [[Celeborn]] crosses the [[Anduin]] and takes [[Dol Guldur]] within a few days. After the battle [[Galadriel]] throws down its walls and lays bare its pits.  
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