From Tolkien Gateway
Events that occurred on 7 October.
- 1945 - Author Hal Colebatch is born.
- 1983 - Amateur actress Hannah Wood is born.
- 1984 - Oxonmoot 1984 at Oxford Town Hall.
- 2007 - Cair Andros, a feast of the Ellinikós Sýllogos Philon Tólkin.
- 2008 - The 1992 radio series of Tales from the Perilous Realm is re-released in the US.
- 2019 - Music in Tolkien's Work and Beyond is published.
- 2022 - The episode The Eye of The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power is released online.
- T.A. 3018:
- With Frodo severely wounded, Strider and the four hobbits travel slowly towards Rivendell.
- Gandalf hurries towards Rivendell after the Black Riders attacked him on Weathertop.
- Boromir travels towards Rivendell to ask for counsel.