Asked in The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings
The name of the former owner of the Ring in the Lord of the Rings?
The One Ring changed hands several times: It was forged by Sauron Isildur cut the Ring from Sauron's hand. He was shot by orcs when the Ring slipped into the Anduin River Deagol took the Ring from the Anduin Smeagol, later Gollum strangled Deagol to get the Ring, and kept it for over 500 years The Ring was picked up by Bilbo Baggins in a dark cave At the urging of Gandalf, Bilbo passed the Ring to Frodo Baggins Sam took the Ring from Frodo when Frodo was stung by Shelob Sam freely returned the Ring to Frodo Gollum bit the Ring and the finger it was on off Frodo and fell into the fires of Mt. Doom with it. The One Ring was destroyed.