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Edith Tolkien

1889 - 1971

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Edith Mary Tolkien (née Bratt; 21 January 1889 – 29 November 1971) was an Englishwoman, known as the wife and muse of the novelist J. R. R. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Edith Tolkien has received more than 1,456,310 page views. Her biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Edith Tolkien is the 563rd most popular companion, the 1,765th most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 45th most popular British Companion.

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  • 15

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  • 2.20

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Among companions, Edith Tolkien ranks 563 out of 673Before her are Mastani, Princess Anna of Montenegro, Éléonore Desmier d'Olbreuse, Zein Al-Sharaf Talal, Princess Maria Carolina of Bourbon-Two Sicilies, and Princess Marie of the Netherlands. After her are Shigeko Higashikuni, Laodice I, Engelberga, Infanta Maria das Neves of Portugal, Douce I, Countess of Provence, and Princess Marie-Auguste of Anhalt.

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Among people born in 1889, Edith Tolkien ranks 92Before her are Maria Bochkareva, Walton Walker, Jānis K. Bērziņš, Pierre-Étienne Flandin, Ralph Craig, and Willi Münzenberg. After her are Alexander Antonov, Khudiram Bose, Dorothy Gibson, Amadeo Bordiga, Dietrich von Hildebrand, and Maximilian de Angelis. Among people deceased in 1971, Edith Tolkien ranks 82Before her are Dimitrios Loundras, Yrjö Väisälä, Paul Lévy, Ignazio Giunti, Princess Anna of Montenegro, and Gregorio Pietro Agagianian. After her are Bella Darvi, Mikhail Yangel, Pope Cyril VI of Alexandria, Ralph Bunche, Georgi Asparuhov, and Albin Stenroos.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Edith Tolkien ranks 1,765 out of 7,765Before her are Anthony Dawson (1916), Nick Simper (1945), Pasquale Anfossi (1727), William Boyce (1711), John Gould (1804), and Evelyn Beatrice Hall (1868). After her are George Whitefield (1714), Peter Capaldi (1958), Jack W. Szostak (1952), Naomie Harris (1976), John Adams (1767), and James Gillray (1756).

Among COMPANIONS In United Kingdom

Among companions born in United Kingdom, Edith Tolkien ranks 45Before her are Matilda of Scotland (1080), Ealhswith (852), Sophie, Countess of Wessex (1965), Elizabeth de Burgh (1289), John Newton (1725), and Joan of the Tower (1321). After her are Hugh Despenser the younger (1287), Joan of England, Queen of Scotland (1210), Mary Anne MacLeod Trump (1912), Margaret of Scotland, Queen of Norway (1261), Eleanor of England, Countess of Bar (1269), and Anabella Drummond (1350).