From Tolkien Gateway
Events that occurred on 23 March.
- 1917 - Voice actor Hans Conried is born.
- 1963 - Mr. and Mrs. Kloos write a letter to J.R.R. Tolkien.
- 1994 - Donald Swann, composer of The Road Goes Ever On, dies.
- 2003 - The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers wins two Oscars, out of six nominations, at the 75th Academy Awards.
- 2006 - The Lord of the Rings Musical opens in Toronto.
- 2023 - The Battle of Maldon: together with The Homecoming of Beorhtnoth is scheduled to be released.
- T.A. 2510:
- T.A. 3018:
- T.A. 3019:
- The Host of the West marches towards the Black Gate. They pass out of Ithilien. Aragorn dismisses the faint-hearted.
- Frodo and Sam leave behind their arms and gear.