- 9 - Author Gisbert Kranz is born.
- 12 - Saul Zaentz, producer and movie rights holder of The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit, is born.
- 16 - J.R.R. Tolkien is appointed to membership of the Faculty of Arts and the Board of the Faculty Arts at the University of Leeds.
- ? - Fourteenth Century Verse and Prose is published, but without Tolkien's A Middle English Vocabulary.
- ? - Author Alan Bliss is born.
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