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1956

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==February==
 
==February==
* '''5''' - Dan Wickenden gives a positive review of [[The Return of the King]] in the ''New York Herald Tribune'' titled "Notable Allegorical Trilogy Comes to Triumphant End".
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* '''[[February 5|5]]''' - Dan Wickenden gives a positive review of [[The Return of the King]] in the ''New York Herald Tribune'' titled "Notable Allegorical Trilogy Comes to Triumphant End".
 
==March==
 
==March==
* '''13''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] receives a letter from a Sam Gamgee – from Tooting.
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* '''[[March 13|13]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] receives a letter from a Sam Gamgee – from Tooting.
* '''18''' - Tolkien writes [[letter 184]].
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* '''[[March 18|18]]''' - Tolkien writes [[letter 184]].
* '''19''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 185]].
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* '''[[March 19|19]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 185]].
 
==April==
 
==April==
* '''3''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 188]].
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* '''[[April 3|3]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 188]].
* '''8''' - [[Jim Piddock]], who would voice [[Bilbo Baggins]] and [[Elrond]] in [[Vivendi]]'s game ''[[The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (video game)|The Fellowship of the Ring]]'', is born.
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* '''[[April 8|8]]''' - [[Jim Piddock]], who would voice [[Bilbo Baggins]] and [[Elrond]] in [[Vivendi]]'s game ''[[The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (video game)|The Fellowship of the Ring]]'', is born.
* '''11''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 189]].
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* '''[[April 11|11]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 189]].
 
==June==
 
==June==
* '''18''' - [[Dominic Guard]], who would voice [[Peregrin Took|Pippin]] in ''[[Ralph Bakshi's The Lord of the Rings]]'', is born.
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* '''[[June 18|18]]''' - [[Dominic Guard]], who would voice [[Peregrin Took|Pippin]] in ''[[Ralph Bakshi's The Lord of the Rings]]'', is born.
* '''19''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 198]].
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* '''[[June 19|19]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 198]].
 
==July==
 
==July==
* '''3''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 190]].
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* '''[[July 3|3]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 190]].
* '''26''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 191]].
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* '''[[July 26|26]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 191]].
* '''27''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 192]].
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* '''[[July 27|27]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 192]].
 
==November==
 
==November==
* '''2''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 193]].
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* '''[[November 2|2]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 193]].
* '''6''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 194]].
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* '''[[November 6|6]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 194]].
  
 
==December==
 
==December==
* '''15''' - Linguist [[Patrick H. Wynne]] is born.  
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* '''[[December 15|15]]''' - Linguist [[Patrick H. Wynne]] is born.  
 
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* '''?''' - [[Marquette University]] purchases [[Tolkien]] manuscripts for 1,500 pounds sterling.
 
* '''?''' - [[Marquette University]] purchases [[Tolkien]] manuscripts for 1,500 pounds sterling.

Revision as of 12:16, 24 June 2010

Tolkien-related events that took place in 1956.

January

February

  • 5 - Dan Wickenden gives a positive review of The Return of the King in the New York Herald Tribune titled "Notable Allegorical Trilogy Comes to Triumphant End".

March

April

June

July

November

December

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Years
1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959