In the Real WorldEdit
- 1975: Lise Myhre, the Norwegian cartoonist who referenced Tolkien's works in her cartoon Nemi, is born.
- Approximate date of Bilbo's afternoon return to Smaug's chamber.
- Approximate date that Smaug leaves his chamber and smashes the door, trapping Thorin and Company in the Lonely Mountain.
- Approximate date of Smaug's attack on Lake-town and subsequent death.
- ↑ The Lord of the Rings, Appendix B: The Tale of Years (Chronology of the Westlands), "The Chief Days from the Fall of Barad-dûr to the End of the Third Age"
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 2.2 The Atlas of Middle-earth, The Hobbit, "Introduction"