From Tolkien Gateway
Tolkien-related events that took place in 1996.
- 5 - English actor Maxim Baldry is born.
- 19 - The first concert of the Tolkien Ensemble at Gjorslev Castle, Denmark.
- 6 - Actor Simon Cadell dies.
- 22 - Tyalie Tyelellieva issue 8 is published.
- ? - Peter Jackson agrees with Harvey Weinstein to be involved in the production of a film project based on Tolkien's works.
- 3 - Author and academic Charles Moorman dies.
- 14 - Vera Chapman dies.
- 21 - Actor Wolfe Morris dies.
- 26-29 - Mythcon 27.
- ? - Grenadier Models Inc., which had released metal miniatures based on The Lord of the Rings, ceases to exist.
- 2 - A Tolkien Book of Days is published.
- 2 - The Peoples of Middle-earth is published.
- 20-22 - Oxonmoot 1996.
- 27 - Realms of Tolkien is published.
- ? - Actor Sadwyn Brophy is born.
- 11 - Tyalie Tyelellieva issue 9 is published.
- 27 - Actress Alexandra Astin is born.
- 6 - The Peoples of Middle-earth is published in the US.
- ? - Mallorn 34 is published.
- ? - Elaine Griffiths, friend and pupil of J.R.R. Tolkien, dies.
- ? - Parma Endorion is published.
- ? - Middle-earth: The Dragons card game is released.
- ? - Middle-earth: Dark Minions card game is released.
- ? - Travel and Communication in Tolkien's Worlds is published.
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