J. R. R. Tolkien
#77 Overall Influence

J. R. R. Tolkien

British philologist and author of classic high fantasy works

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John Ronald Reuel Tolkien was an English writer, poet, philologist, and academic, best known as the author of the high fantasy works The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings.

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University of Oxford
University of Oxford

Collegiate research university in Oxford, England

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University of Leeds
University of Leeds

University in Leeds, United Kingdom

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#11 World Rank
Literature