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==January==
 
==January==
* '''7''' - At the request of his father, young [[Rayner Unwin]] writes a book report on [[Farmer Giles of Ham]]. This is the first of many positive critiques.  
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* '''4''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[Letter 9]].
 
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* '''7''' - At the request of his father, young [[Rayner Unwin]] writes a book report on ''[[Farmer Giles of Ham]]''. This is the first of many positive critiques.  
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* '''16''' - Artist [[Klaus Ensikat]] is born.
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* '''17''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[Letter 10]].
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==February==
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* '''5''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[Letter 11]].
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==April==
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* '''13''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 12]].
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==May==
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* '''13''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 13]].
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* '''28''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 14]].
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==July==
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* '''1''' - ''[[Beowulf: The Monsters and the Critics]]'' is published.
 
==August==
 
==August==
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* '''1''' - [[Ian Hogg]], who would voice [[Tom Bombadil]] in [[BBC]]'s radio series of ''[[Tales from the Perilous Realm (1992 radio series)|Tales from the Perilous Realm]]'', is born.
 
* '''5''' - [[Alan Howard]], the voice for the [[One Ring]] in [[Peter Jackson's The Fellowship of the Ring]] and [[Peter Jackson's The Return of the King|The Return of the King]], is born.
 
* '''5''' - [[Alan Howard]], the voice for the [[One Ring]] in [[Peter Jackson's The Fellowship of the Ring]] and [[Peter Jackson's The Return of the King|The Return of the King]], is born.
 
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* '''31''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 15]].
 
==September==
 
==September==
* '''21''' - [[The Hobbit]] is published.
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* '''21''' - ''[[The Hobbit]]'' is published.
 
* '''28''' - [[Donald Gee]], who would voice [[Radagast]] in [[The Lord of the Rings (1981 radio series)|1981 radio series]], is born.
 
* '''28''' - [[Donald Gee]], who would voice [[Radagast]] in [[The Lord of the Rings (1981 radio series)|1981 radio series]], is born.
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==October==
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* '''3''' -  [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 16]].
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* '''8''' - [[C.S. Lewis]] reviews ''[[The Hobbit]]'' in ''The Times''.
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* '''15''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 17]].
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* '''16''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 19]].
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* '''19''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 20]].
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* '''23''' -  [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 18]].
 
==December==
 
==December==
* '''?''' - Tolkien writes the first chapter of the "New Hobbit" which will later become [[The Lord of the Rings]].
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* '''25''' - [[Father Christmas]] writes a letter to [[J.R.R. Tolkien]]'s children.
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* '''?''' - Tolkien writes the first chapter of the "New Hobbit" which will later become ''[[The Lord of the Rings]]''.
  
 
==?==
 
==?==
* '''?''' - Tolkien submits [[The Father Christmas Letters]] and [[The Silmarillion]] for publication but they are rejected.
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* '''?''' - Tolkien submits ''[[The Father Christmas Letters]]'' and ''[[The Silmarillion]]'' for publication but they are rejected.
* '''?''' - [[Jared Lobdell]] born.  
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* '''?''' - Author [[Jared Lobdell]] is born.  
  
 
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January

February

April

May

July

August

September

October

December

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Years
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