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==On Earth==
 
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* '''[[1914]]''' - Artist [[Tove Jansson]] is born.
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* '''[[1923]]''' - Voice actor [[John Stephenson]] is born.
* '''[[1923]]''' - [[John Stephenson]], who would voice [[Dori]], the [[Great Goblin]] and [[Bard|Bard the Bowman]] in the animated version of ''[[Rankin/Bass' The Hobbit|The Hobbit]]'', is born.
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* '''[[1945]]''' – As [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Atomic_bombings_of_Hiroshima_and_Nagasaki the bombs] are dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, [[J.R.R. Tolkien|Tolkien]] [[Letter 102|denounces these tactics as "utter folly"]].
* '''[[1945]]''' – As [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Atomic_bombings_of_Hiroshima_and_Nagasaki the bombs] are dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, [[J.R.R. Tolkien|Tolkien]] [[letter 102|denounces]] these tactics as "utter folly".
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* '''[[1973]]''' - The [[:Image:Jrrt 1972 tree.jpg|last photograph]] of J.R.R. Tolkien is taken, in front of his favourite tree, the [[Pines#Inspiration|''Pinus Nigra'']], at the botanic garden in [[Oxford]].
* '''[[1973]]''' - The last fotograph of J.R.R. Tolkien is taken ''(pictured)'', in front of his favourite tree, the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/European_Black_Pine ''Pinus Nigra''], at the botanic garden in [[Oxford]].
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* '''[[1981]]''' - The twenty-third episode of the [[The Lord of the Rings (1981 radio series)|1981 radio series]] of ''[[The Lord of the Rings]]'' is aired on [[BBC|BBC Radio 4]].
* '''[[1981]]''' - The twenty-third episode of the [[The Lord of the Rings (1981 radio series)|radio adaptation of ''The Lord of the Rings'']] is aired on [[BBC|BBC 4]].  
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* '''[[1981]]''' - [[Mythcon XII]] at [[wikipedia:Mills College|Mills College]] in [[wikipedia:Oakland, California|Oakland]], [[wikipedia:California|California]].
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* '''[[1986]]''' - [[Mythcon XVII]] at [[wikipedia:California State University|California State University]] in [[wikipedia:Long Beach, California|Long Beach]].
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* '''[[1997]]''' - [[Mythcon XXVIII]] at [[wikipedia:Pepperdine University|Pepperdine University]] in [[wikipedia:Malibu, California|Malibu]], [[wikipedia:California|California]].
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* '''[[2005]]''' - ''[[The Lord of the Rings Symphony]]'' plays in Herodion, [[wikipedia:Greece|Greece]].
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* '''[[2007]]''' - [http://omentielva.com/ Omentielva Tatya] - 2nd International Conference on [[J.R.R. Tolkien|Tolkien]]'s Invented Languages in [[wikipedia:Antwerp|Antwerp]], [[wikipedia:Belgium|Belgium]].
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* '''[[2009]]''' - [http://omentielva.com/ Omentielva Nelya] - 3rd International Conference on [[J.R.R. Tolkien|Tolkien]]'s Invented Languages in [[wikipedia:Whitehaven|Whitehaven]], [[wikipedia:England|England]].
  
 
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