Events that occurred on 19 November.
 On Earth
- 1913 - Exeter College Smoker, featuring a cover illustration by J.R.R. Tolkien, is printed.
- 1956 - The first episode of 1956 radio series of The Lord of the Rings airs on the BBC Third Programme.
- 1979 - Pictures by J.R.R. Tolkien is published in the US.
- 2001 - Meditations on Middle-earth is published.
- 2007 - The Children of Húrin Signed Limited Edition is published.
- 2012 - The Tolkien Estate, The Tolkien Trust and HarperCollins file another lawsuit with New Line Cinema and the Saul Zaentz Company over merchandising rights.