Father John Tolkien



Age: 85


Summary: oldest son of Lord of the Rings author JRR Tolkien and heir to the family estate who spent 50 years as a Catholic priest in England, but who had been under police investigations over allegations of sex abuse of young boys over many years.



Cause of Death: Natural causes


Born: November 16, 1917


Died: January 25, 2003


Location: Birmingham, England