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J. R. R. Tolkien
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J. R. R. Tolkien


: 02 September 1973


  • John Ronald Reuel Tolkien CBE FRSL, known by his pen name J
When did J. R. R. Tolkien die? / Died02 September 1973

J. R. R. Tolkien facts

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  • Tolkien, 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
  • He served as the Rawlinson and Bosworth Professor of Anglo-Saxon and Fellow of Pembroke College, Oxford, from 1925 to 1945 and Merton Professor of English Language and Literature and Fellow of Merton College, Oxford from 1945 to 1959
  • He was at one time a close friend of C
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  • Lewis—they were both members of the informal literary discussion group known as the Inklings
  • Tolkien was appointed a Commander of the Order of the British Empire by Queen Elizabeth II on 28 March 1972
  • After Tolkien's death, his son Christopher published a series of works based on his father's extensive notes and unpublished manuscripts, including The Silmarillion
  • These, together with The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings form a connected body of tales, poems, fictional histories, invented languages, and literary essays about a fantasy world called Arda, and Middle-earth within it
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