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* '''[[7 January|7]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes a [[Roger Shaw 7 January 1966|letter to Roger Shaw]].
 
* '''[[7 January|7]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes a [[Roger Shaw 7 January 1966|letter to Roger Shaw]].
 
* '''[[10 January|10]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes a [[Timothy J. Wheeler 10 January 1966|letter to Timothy J. Wheeler]].
 
* '''[[10 January|10]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes a [[Timothy J. Wheeler 10 January 1966|letter to Timothy J. Wheeler]].
* '''[[11 January|11]]''' - [[Robert Farquharson]], who played [[Saruman]] and [[Denethor]] in ''[[The Lord of the Rings (1955 radio series)]]'', dies.
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* '''[[11 January|11]]''' - [[Robert Farquharson]], who played [[Saruman]] and [[Denethor]] in [[The Lord of the Rings (1955 radio series)|''The Lord of the Rings'' (1955 radio series)]], dies.
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* '''[[12 January|12]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[David Hicks 12 January 1966|a letter to David Hicks]].
 
==February==
 
==February==
* '''[[20 February|20]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes a [[Donald A. Wollheim 20 February 1966|letter to Donald A. Wollheim]].
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* '''[[10 February|10]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes a [[Donald A. Wollheim 10 February 1966|letter to Donald A. Wollheim]].
 
* '''[[23 February|23]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[Letter 284]].
 
* '''[[23 February|23]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[Letter 284]].
 
==March==
 
==March==
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* '''[[30 May|30]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes a [[Nancy Smith 30 May 1966|letter to Nancy Smith]].
 
* '''[[30 May|30]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes a [[Nancy Smith 30 May 1966|letter to Nancy Smith]].
 
==June==
 
==June==
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* '''[[1 June|1]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[Royston F. Porthouse 1 June 1966|a letter to Royston F. Porthouse]].
 
* '''[[29 June|29]]''' - [[Gene Deitch]]'s [[wikipedia:Ashcan copy|ashcan animation]] of ''[[The Hobbit (1966 film)|The Hobbit]]'' is shown to a limited audience in New York City.
 
* '''[[29 June|29]]''' - [[Gene Deitch]]'s [[wikipedia:Ashcan copy|ashcan animation]] of ''[[The Hobbit (1966 film)|The Hobbit]]'' is shown to a limited audience in New York City.
 
* '''[[30 June|30]]''' - [[Marton Csokas]], who would play [[Celeborn]] in [[The Lord of the Rings (film series)|''The Lord of the Rings'' (film series)]], is born.
 
* '''[[30 June|30]]''' - [[Marton Csokas]], who would play [[Celeborn]] in [[The Lord of the Rings (film series)|''The Lord of the Rings'' (film series)]], is born.
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* '''[[29 July|29]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[Michael George Tolkien 29 July 1966|a letter to Michael Tolkien]], partly published as [[letter 289]].
 
* '''[[29 July|29]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[Michael George Tolkien 29 July 1966|a letter to Michael Tolkien]], partly published as [[letter 289]].
 
* '''[[29 July|29]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[Max Rouslin 29 July 1966|a letter to Max Rouslin]].
 
* '''[[29 July|29]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[Max Rouslin 29 July 1966|a letter to Max Rouslin]].
 
 
==August==
 
==August==
 
* '''[[2 August|2]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] is interviewed by [[William Cater]].
 
* '''[[2 August|2]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] is interviewed by [[William Cater]].
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* '''?''' - The magazine ''[[Rally - August, 1966]]'', with an essay on [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] by [[Jared Lobdell]], is published.
 
* '''?''' - The magazine ''[[Rally - August, 1966]]'', with an essay on [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] by [[Jared Lobdell]], is published.
 
==September==
 
==September==
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* '''[[12 September|12]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[Rose MacNamara 12 September 1966|a letter to Rose MacNamara]].
 
* '''?''' - ''[[The Tolkien Reader]]'' is published in the United States.
 
* '''?''' - ''[[The Tolkien Reader]]'' is published in the United States.
 
==October==
 
==October==
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* '''[[30 November|30]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] conducts an [[Index:Interviews with J.R.R. Tolkien|interview]], published as "[[The Man Who Understands Hobbits]]".
 
* '''[[30 November|30]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] conducts an [[Index:Interviews with J.R.R. Tolkien|interview]], published as "[[The Man Who Understands Hobbits]]".
 
* '''[[30 November|30]]''' - ''[[Letters to an American Lady]]'' is released.
 
* '''[[30 November|30]]''' - ''[[Letters to an American Lady]]'' is released.
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* '''?''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[Harry C. Bauer November 1966|a letter to Harry C. Bauer]].
 
* '''?''' - [[New Worlds Vol. 50, No. 168|''New Worlds'' Vol. 50, No. 168]], including an [[Index:Interviews with J.R.R. Tolkien|interview]] with [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] by [[Daphne Castell]], is published.
 
* '''?''' - [[New Worlds Vol. 50, No. 168|''New Worlds'' Vol. 50, No. 168]], including an [[Index:Interviews with J.R.R. Tolkien|interview]] with [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] by [[Daphne Castell]], is published.
 
==December==
 
==December==
 
* '''[[12 December|12]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 292]].
 
* '''[[12 December|12]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 292]].
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* '''[[14 December|14]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] inscribes a copy of the [[Hobitto no Bōken|Japanese ''Hobbit'']] to Father Hugh Maycock, and [[Father Hugh Maycock 14 December 1966|includes a brief note]].
 
* '''[[29 December|29]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 293]].
 
* '''[[29 December|29]]''' - [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] writes [[letter 293]].
 
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