Tolkien passed away 1973 January 5, 2012 Calendar Add to Calendar Add to Timely Calendar Add to Google Add to Outlook Add to Apple Calendar Add to other calendar Export to XML When: September 2, 2014 all-day Europe/London Timezone Repeats 2014-09-02T00:00:00+01:00 2014-09-03T00:00:00+01:00 Cost: Free General event Date of death of J.R.R. Tolkien. 2 September 1973. More information. Share this:TwitterFacebookRedditEmail Related Share yer thoughts! Cancel reply This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.