Samwise "Sam" Gamgee is one of the main characters in Lord of the Rings and the series' tritagonist.

He is portrayed by Sean Astin in all three Lord of the Rings films.

Early life Edit

Sam Gamgee was born to Bell Goodchild and her husband, Hamfast "The Gaffer" Gamgee and was the youngest of five children. He was childhood friends with Frodo Baggins, who was the "nephew" of Bilbo Baggins, who taught Sam to read and write.

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