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The Third Age
|2365||765||Probable date of the birth of Arahad son of Araglas, later Chieftain Arahad I of the Dúnedain.|
|2375||775||Probable date of the birth of Denethor grandson of Barahir, later Ruling Steward Denethor I of Gondor.|
|2385||785||Death of King Glóin of Durin's Folk. He is succeeded by his son, Óin.|
|2395||795||Death of Steward Hador. He is succeeded by his son Barahir.|
|2410||810||Probable date of the birth of Boromir son of Denethor I, later Ruling Steward of Gondor.|
|2412||812||Death of Steward Barahir. He is succeeded by his son Dior.|
|2431||831||Likely date of birth of Aragost son of Arahad I, later Chieftain of the Dúnedain.|
|2435||835||Death of Steward Dior of Gondor. He dies childless and so is succeed by his nephew, who becomes Denethor I.|
|2440||840||Birth of Dáin son of Náin II, later King Dáin I of Durin's Folk.|
|c.||2440||840||Estimated birth date of Sméagol, later called Gollum.|
|2449||849||Probable date of the birth of Cirion son of Boromir, later Ruling Steward of Gondor.|
|2450||850||Birth of Borin, second son of King Náin II of Durin's Folk.|
|2455||855||Death of Araglas. He is succeeded as Chieftain of the Dúnedain by his son Arahad I.|
|2459||859||Birth of Léod of the Éothéod.|
|2460||860||The Watchful Peace comes to an end with Sauron's return out of the east.|
|2463||863||Formation of the Council of the Wise.|
|c.||2463||863||Déagol discovers the One Ring. Sméagol murders him and takes it for himself.|
|c.||2470||870||Driven out by his people, Sméagol (or Gollum) flees into hiding in the Misty Mountains.|
|2475||875||Mordor launches a sudden attack on Osgiliath, finally ruining the long-decaying city and breaking its bridge.|
|2477||877||Death of Steward Denethor I. He is succeeded by his son Boromir.|
|2480||880||Birth of Hallas son of Cirion, later Steward of Gondor.|
|c.||2480||880||Sauron sends Orcs and Trolls to infest the Misty Mountains and cut off their passes, and to occupy the ruins of Moria.|
|2485||885||Birth of Eorl son of Léod, later to become the first King of Rohan.|
|2488||888||Death of King Óin of Durin's Folk. He is succeeded by his son, Náin.|
|2489||889||Death of Steward Boromir. He is succeeded by his son Cirion.|
|c.||2497||897||Birth of Aravorn, later Chieftain of the Dúnedain.|
|2501||901||Léod is thrown by the horse Felaróf and dies. Eorl the Young becomes Lord of the Éothéod.|
|2509||909||Celebrían is captured by Orcs, and receives a poisoned wound.|
|Steward Cirion sends messengers into the north to seek aid from the Éothéod against Gondor's enemies.|
|2510||910||Departure of Elrond's spouse Celebrían into the West.|
|The Rohirrim ride to the aid of Gondor and are victorious in the Battle of the Field of Celebrant. They are given the land of Calenardhon (Rohan) to dwell in, and Eorl the Young becomes its first King.|
|2512||912||Birth of Brego son of Eorl.|
|2515||915||Likely date of birth of Húrin son of Hallas, who later ruled Gondor as Steward Húrin II.|
|2523||923||Death of Arahad I. He is succeeded as Chieftain of the Dúnedain by his son Aragost.|
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