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J.R.R. Tolkien (1892–1973)

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English writer, scholar and philologist, Tolkien's father was a bank manager in South Africa. Shortly before his father died (1896) his mother took him and his younger brother to his father's native ... read full biography
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Jan 3, 1892 (died Sep 2, 1973) | 5' 8½" (1.74m)
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Estel: The Making of a King
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Review (1972)
(TV Series) - Himself (1 episode, 1972) Himself (1 episode, 1972)   See fewer
Space Enough to Sculpt For/Tolkien in Oxford (Jan 7, 1972) Season 3, Episode 15 - Himself Himself   See fewer
Release (1968)
(TV Series) - Himself (1 episode, 1968) Himself (1 episode, 1968)   See fewer
Suddenly I Know What I Have to Do/Tolkien in Oxford (Mar 30, 1968) Season 1, Episode 27 - Himself Himself   See fewer
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Lingua Franca (2018)
(TV Mini-series) - Himself (1 episode, 2018) Himself (1 episode, 2018)   See fewer
L'Elfique de la Terre du Milieu (J.R.R. Tolkien) (Dec 23, 2018) Himself (archive footage) Himself (archive footage)   See fewer
Tale of a Timelord (2016)
(Short) - J.R.R. Tolkien (archive footage) J.R.R. Tolkien (archive footage)   See fewer
Lord of the Brush (2005)
(TV Movie) - Himself - Subject (archive footage) (uncredited) Himself - Subject (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
J.R.R. Tolkien: Master of the Rings - The Definitive Guide to the World of the Rings (2004)
(Video) - Himself (archive footage) Himself (archive footage)   See fewer
Secrets of Middle-Earth: Inside Tolkien's 'Lord of the Rings' (2003)
(Video) - Himself (archive footage) Himself (archive footage)   See fewer
J.R.R. Tolkien: The Origin of the Rings (2002)
(Video) - Himself (archive footage) Himself (archive footage)   See fewer
The Making of 'The Lord of the Rings' (2002)
(Video) - Himself (archive footage) Himself (archive footage)   See fewer
Master of the Rings: The Unauthorized Story Behind J.R.R. Tolkien's 'Lord of the Rings' (2001)
(Video) - Himself (archive footage) Himself (archive footage)   See fewer
An Awfully Big Adventure (1998)
(TV Series) - Himself (1 episode, 1998) Himself (1 episode, 1998)   See fewer
J.R.R. Tolkien (Feb 21, 1998) Himself (archive footage) Himself (archive footage)   See fewer
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