- 9 - Sorcha Cusack, who would play Goldberry in Tales from the Perilous Realm (1992 radio series), is born.
- 12 - Bill Nighy, who would play Samwise Gamgee in The Lord of the Rings 1981 radio series, is born.
- 18 - J.R.R. Tolkien writes letter 122.
- ? - Christopher Tolkien gets his B.A. English at Trinity College, Oxford.
- ? - Robert Foster is born.
- ? - Scholar Alexei Kondratiev is born.
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