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1914

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==February==
 
==February==
 
* '''[[February 14|14]]''' - Translator [[Britt G. Hallqvist]] is born.
 
* '''[[February 14|14]]''' - Translator [[Britt G. Hallqvist]] is born.
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==June==
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* '''[[June 1|1]]''' - [[George Sayer]], friend of [[J.R.R. Tolkien]], is born.
 
==August==
 
==August==
 
* '''[[August 4|4]]''' - The British Empire declares [[World War I|war]] on Germany, following tension and conflict on the mainland in July.
 
* '''[[August 4|4]]''' - The British Empire declares [[World War I|war]] on Germany, following tension and conflict on the mainland in July.
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* '''?''' - [[Hilary Tolkien]] joins the army as a bugler.  
 
* '''?''' - [[Hilary Tolkien]] joins the army as a bugler.  
 
* '''?''' - [[Geoffrey Bache Smith]] and [[Robert Gilson]] join the army. [[Christopher Wiseman]] joins the navy instead.
 
* '''?''' - [[Geoffrey Bache Smith]] and [[Robert Gilson]] join the army. [[Christopher Wiseman]] joins the navy instead.
 
 
==September==
 
==September==
 
* '''[[September 24|24]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes ''[[The Voyage of Eärendel the Evening Star]]''
 
* '''[[September 24|24]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes ''[[The Voyage of Eärendel the Evening Star]]''

Revision as of 18:55, 17 July 2010

Tolkien-related events that took place in 1914.

Early

January

February

June

August

September

October

  • ? - Letter 1 is written by Tolkien, starting a remarkable series of letters.

December

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Years
1911 1912 1913 1914 1915 1916 1917