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John ronald reuel tolkien (1892–1973) was a major scholar of the english language, specialising in old and middle english twice professor of anglo- saxon. Here, arthur had high hopes of advancing his career and providing a comfortable life for their budding family john ronald reuel (known as. John ronald reuel tolkien 1892-1973 john was born on 3 january 1892, the son of arthur reuel tolkien and mabel suffield, at bloemfontein. This page provides a biography and additional information and resources on jrr tolkien. Tolkien, john ronald reuel (1892–1973), writer and philologist, was born on 3 january 1892 in bloemfontein orange free state, the elder.
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