Revision as of 21:44, 11 March 2011 by Mith
Events which occurred on 4 January.
- 1892 - Arthur Tolkien sends a letter to his mother about his new son.
- 1937 - J.R.R. Tolkien writes Letter 9.
- 1940 - David Collings, who would voice the part of Legolas in The Lord of the Rings 1981 radio series, is born.
- 1966 - Author and linguist Arden R. Smith is born.
- 1991 - Olivia Tennet, who would play Freda in The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers, is born in Auckland, New Zealand.
- 2005 - Humphrey Carpenter, biographer and editor dies.