Tolkien Gateway

1914

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* '''4''' - The British Empire declares war on Germany, following tension and conflict on the mainland in July.
 
* '''4''' - The British Empire declares war on Germany, following tension and conflict on the mainland in July.
 
* '''?''' - [[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.
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* '''?''' - [[Geoffrey Bache Smith]] and [[Robert Gilson]] join the army. [[Christopher Wiseman]] joins the navy instead.
  
 
==September==
 
==September==
'''?''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes ''[[The Voyage of Eärendel the Evening Star]]''
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* '''?''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes ''[[The Voyage of Eärendel the Evening Star]]''
 
==October==
 
==October==
 
* '''?''' - [[Letter 1]] is written by Tolkien, starting a remarkable series of letters.  
 
* '''?''' - [[Letter 1]] is written by Tolkien, starting a remarkable series of letters.  

Revision as of 10:50, 12 January 2010

Tolkien-related events that took place in 1914.

Early

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