On This Day

September 2, 1973 in Film & Television

Day of the Week: Sunday

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Carl Dudley, American film director (b. 1910)

Person of interestJ. R. R. Tolkien

J. R. R. Tolkien, British author (The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings), dies of an ulcer at 81

Writer and Academic J. R. R. Tolkien
Writer and Academic
J. R. R. Tolkien