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1956

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==January==
 
==January==
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* '''14''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 180]].
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* '''22''' - The ''New York Times Book Review'' publishes [[W.H. Auden]]'s review of [[The Return of the King]].
 
* '''?''' - [[Diana Glyer]] is born.
 
* '''?''' - [[Diana Glyer]] is born.
 
==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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* '''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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==March==
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* '''13''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] receives a letter from a Sam Gamgee – from Tooting.
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* '''18''' - Tolkien writes [[letter 184]].
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* '''19''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 185]].
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==April==
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* '''3''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 188]].
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* '''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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* '''11''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 189]].
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==June==
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* '''18''' - [[Dominic Guard]], who would voice [[Peregrin Took|Pippin]] in ''[[Ralph Bakshi's The Lord of the Rings]]'', is born.
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* '''19''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 198]].
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==July==
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* '''3''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 190]].
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* '''26''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 191]].
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* '''27''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 192]].
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==November==
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* '''2''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 193]].
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* '''6''' - [[Cam Clarke]], who would voice [[Arveleg I|King Arveleg]] in ''[[EA's The Battle for Middle-earth Anthology]]'', is born.
 
==December==
 
==December==
 
* '''15''' - Linguist [[Patrick H. Wynne]] is born.  
 
* '''15''' - Linguist [[Patrick H. Wynne]] is born.  

Revision as of 13:21, 8 March 2009

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