The Chronicle of Arda
Welcome to The Chronicle of Arda. This section of the site provides automated annals
for all four Ages of the Sun and Moon. For any period of Arda's history, the
Chronicle will display the events that happened in that time. Events and characters are entered into the
Chronicle as they are added to the main database: like the rest of The Encyclopedia of Arda this section of
the site is expanding all the time.
For years after III 1601 (the year of the foundation of Shire, and therefore Shire Year 1), the Chronicle will also show years by the Shire-reckoning in a second column.
You can have the Chronicle look up events for specific dates by entering one or two years in the form below.
If you enter two dates, the Chronicle will display events that happened between those two years.
If you leave one of the dates blank, the Chronicle will display events in the century around the single year you specify.
The Reign of Eorl
The Third Age
|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.|
|2542||942||Birth of Thrór, later King under the Mountain.|
|2544||944||Birth of Aldor son of Brego, later to be King of Rohan.|
|2545||945||Likely date of the birth of Belecthor son of Húrin II, later Ruling Steward Belecthor I of Gondor.|
|Eorl of Rohan is slain in battle. He is succeed as King by his son Brego.|
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