In the Real World
- Birth of Bilbo Baggins.
- Birth of Frodo Baggins.
- Bilbo's 111th birthday party.
- Bilbo left the Shire upon this occasion. He also consciously gave up the One Ring.
- The Black Riders reach the borders of the Shire.
- Saruman enters the Shire.
- The Fourth Age begins.
- Some fans have started celebrating September 22nd as "Hobbit Day" by having parties. (Others recognize September 12, due to the discrepancy between the Shire Calendar and the Gregorian Calendar.)
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