J.R.R. Tolkien

J.R.R. Tolkien
1892 - 1973

J.R.R. Tolkien  British Writer


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J.R.R. Tolkien passed away on 2nd Sep 1973 aged 81.


J.R.R. Tolkien was previously married to Edith Bratt (1916 - 1971).


British Writer J.R.R. Tolkien was born John Ronald Reuel Tolkien on 3rd January, 1892 in Bloemfontein, Orange Free State, South Africa and passed away on 2nd Sep 1973 Bournemouth, Dorset, England, UK aged 81. He is most remembered for The Lord of the Rings, Guardians Of Middle Earth, The Hobbit. His zodiac sign is Capricorn.

J.R.R. Tolkien is a member of the following lists: Contributors to the Oxford English Dictionary, People educated at St Philip's School and English male short story writers.


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First Name J.R.R.
Last Name Tolkien
Full Name at Birth John Ronald Reuel Tolkien
Age 81 (age at death) years
Birthday 3rd January, 1892
Birthplace Bloemfontein, Orange Free State, South Africa
Died 2nd September, 1973
Place of Death Bournemouth, Dorset, England, UK
Height 5' 8½" (174 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Light
Hair Color Grey
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality Straight
Religion Roman Catholic
Ethnicity White
Nationality British
Occupation Text Author, academic, philologist, poet
Occupation Writer
Claim to Fame The Lord of the Rings, Guardians Of Middle Earth, The Hobbit
Music Genre (Text) Fantasy, High Fantasy, Translation, Literary Criticism, High Fantasy, Translation, Literary Criticism
Friend C.S Lewis (friend) (author)

John Ronald Reuel Tolkien CBE FRSL (/ˈtɒlkiːn/; 3 January 1892 – 2 September 1973) was an English writer, poet, philologist, and university professor who is best known as the author of the classic high-fantasy works The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings, and The Silmarillion.

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J.R.R. Tolkien81 CapricornWriter
Edith Bratt82 AquariusSpouse


JohnMale17th November, 191798 years old
MichaelMale22nd October, 192096 years old
ChristopherMale21st November, 192491 years old
PriscillaFemale18th June, 192987 years old




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