John Ronald Reuel Tolkien


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Noun1.John Ronald Reuel Tolkien - British philologist and writer of fantasies (born in South Africa) (1892-1973)John Ronald Reuel Tolkien - British philologist and writer of fantasies (born in South Africa) (1892-1973)
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But what is not widely known is how Staffordshire played an influence on John Ronald Reuel Tolkien's writing.
John Ronald Reuel Tolkien, an acclaimed English writer, philologist and university professor, was born 127 years ago on Jan.
It all began in 1892, when John Ronald Reuel Tolkien was born in South Africa, moving with his mother to England when he was around four years old.
THE fantastic world of Middleearth was born in Birmingham - so the legend goes - as the young John Ronald Reuel Tolkien's imagination ran wild roaming Sarehole Mill and Moseley Bog.
Approximately two dozen men are counted among the ranks of the informal group, but John Ronald Reuel Tolkien (1892-1973), Clive Staples Lewis (18981963), Charles Williams (1886-1945), and Owen Barfield (1898-1997) are always identified as the quartet at its heart, with Lewis and Tolkien providing its motive force.
In that same year, nineteen year old John Ronald Reuel Tolkien, an Oxford-bound student at King Edward's School in Birmingham, formed a "secret society" with fellow students.
JOHN Ronald Reuel Tolkien was born on January 3, 1892 in Bloemfontein, southern Africa, the first son of English citizens Arthur Reuel Tolkien and Mabel (nee Suffield) Tolkien from Birmingham.
What is certain is John Ronald Reuel Tolkien had strong links to Newcastle and a dedicated team renovating graves at the city's Jesmond Old Cemetery have uncovered a secret about him.
CLICK ON For more pictures and a video of the event WalesOnline.co.uk /multimedia THE SCHOLAR WHO WENT TO WAR The son of a bank manager John Ronald Reuel Tolkien was born in South Africa in 1892 but grew up in his father's native village of Sarehole, near Birmingham.