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J. R. R. Tolkien

Author.

Born on January 3, 1892.
Died at the age of 81 on September 2, 1973.
Cause of Death: Bleeding ulcer and chest infection.

J. R. R. Tolkien
He has been dead for over 48 years.
Who else died in 1973?

Which generation did J. R. R. Tolkien belong to?

J. R. R. Tolkien was a part of the Lost Generation demographic cohort.

Which star sign was J. R. R. Tolkien?

J. R. R. Tolkien had the star sign Capricorn.

Life Path Number.

His Life Path Number was 6.

How tall was he?

J. R. R. Tolkien was around 5 ft 9 inches tall. In centimetres, his height was 174 cm.

Statistically speaking, this means that his height was pretty average. However, some people might have considered him to be short.

What day of the week was he born on?

He was born on a Sunday.

What day of the week did he die on?

He died on a Sunday.

How long ago did J. R. R. Tolkien die?

He died in September, 1973, which was over 48 years ago. Four decades have passed since his death.

To put that into perspective.

  • A baby that was born on the day of his death has grown up, finished school, finished college, started a career and has their own children by now.
  • Since J. R. R. Tolkien's death in 1973, roughly twelve FIFA World Cups have taken place. Furthermore, around thirteen US presidential elections have been held.
  • Since his death, the United States has had nine new presidents.
  • The United Kingdom has had nine new Prime Ministers since he passed away.
  • When J. R. R. Tolkien died, the Soviet Union still existed.
  • Because he died in 1973, it means that he probably never heard of famous names such as ABBA, John Travolta and Sylvester Stallone.

Other people who died around September 2, 1973.

Celebrities and other notable figures who died around the same time as J. R. R. Tolkien.

Bruce Lee

Actor. Deceased
Died on July 20th, 1973
Died at the age of 32
Star Sign: Sagittarius

Gram Parsons

Singer. Deceased
Died on September 19th, 1973
Died at the age of 26
Star Sign: Scorpio

People who are the same height as J. R. R. Tolkien.

Celebrities and other notable figures who are exactly the same height as him.

Cameron Diaz

Actress.
Born on August 30th, 1972
Height: 1.74m / 5 ft 9 inches

People who are taller than him.

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly taller than him.

Gwyneth Paltrow

Actress.
Born on September 27th, 1972
Height: 1.75m / 5 ft 9 inches

Stacy Keibler

Wrestler.
Born on October 14th, 1979
Height: 1.80m / 5 ft 11 inches

Bruno Fernandes

Soccer player.
Born on September 8th, 1994
Height: 1.79m / 5 ft 10 inches

Adam Sandler

Actor.
Born on September 9th, 1966
Height: 1.77m / 5 ft 10 inches

Andre 3000

American rapper.
Born on May 27th, 1975
Height: 1.78m / 5 ft 10 inches

Pop Smoke

Rapper. Deceased
Born on July 20th, 1999
Height: 1.77m / 5 ft 10 inches

People who are shorter than him.

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly shorter than him.

Soulja Boy

Rapper.
Born on July 28th, 1990
Height: 1.73m / 5 ft 8 inches

Iggy Pop

Singer.
Born on April 21st, 1947
Height: 1.71m / 5 ft 7 inches

Rihanna

Singer.
Born on February 20th, 1988
Height: 1.73m / 5 ft 8 inches

Edward Furlong

Actor.
Born on August 2nd, 1977
Height: 1.70m / 5 ft 7 inches

Prodigy

Rapper. Deceased
Born on November 2nd, 1974
Height: 1.68m / 5 ft 6 inches

Wayne Williams

Serial killer.
Born on May 27th, 1958
Height: 1.70m / 5 ft 7 inches

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