From Tolkien Gateway
Events that occurred on 30 January
- 1914 - The Chequers Clubbe, founded by J.R.R. Tolkien, is given permission to organize dinners.
- 1945 - J.R.R. Tolkien writes Letter 96.
- 1972 - J.R.R. Tolkien writes a letter to his grandson Michael George Tolkien.
- 2000 - Actress Markella Kavenagh is born.
- 2000 - Tolkien's Legendarium is published.
- 2005 - "The Invented Worlds of J.R.R. Tolkien" exhibition at Marquette University ends.
- 2014 - Director Arthur Rankin, Jr. dies.
- 2017 - Actor Victor Platt dies.
- T.A. 3019:
- The Fellowship of the Ring rests in Lothlórien.
- First quarter
- ↑ J.R.R. Tolkien, "Time-scheme for The Lord of the Rings" (Marquette MSS 4/2/18) in Wayne G. Hammond and Christina Scull (eds), The Lord of the Rings: A Reader's Companion, p. xlix