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 Lifetime of Vardamir Nólimon
The Second Age
|61||Birth of Vardamir, the eldest child of Elros Tar-Minyatur.|
|192||Birth of the eldest son of Vardamir Nólimon, who will go on to rule Númenor as King Tar-Amandil.|
|213||Birth of Aulendil, third child of Vardamir Nólimon.|
|222||Birth of Nolondil, youngest child of Vardamir Nólimon.|
|350||Birth of the eldest son of Tar-Amandil, later to rule Númenor as Tar-Elendil.|
|442||Death of Elros Tar-Minyatur. He is succeeded as King of Númenor by his son Vardamir, who immediately abdicates in favour of his own son Tar-Amandil.|
|443||Vardamir Nólimon was officially held to have ruled Númenor in this year, though in fact he had passed the Sceptre directly to his son Tar-Amandil.|
|471||Death of Vardamir Nólimon, accounted the second King of Númenor.|
For acknowledgements and references, see the Disclaimer & Bibliography page.
Website services kindly sponsored by Axiom Software Ltd.
Original content © copyright Mark Fisher 1997-2017. All rights reserved. For conditions of reuse, see the Site FAQ.