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Years of the Lamps

All dates in this section are approximate
Years of the Lamps
Valian Year Event
Ainulindalë: The Valar, Maiar, and Melkor enter .
1–1499 The First War and the Marring of Arda.
1500 Tulkas enters and Melkor flees.
1900 The completion of Arda. The Valar create the Two Lamps and settle at Almaren. Beginning of the Spring of Arda.
3400 Tulkas weds Nessa.
Melkor secretly returns to Arda, raises the Iron Mountains and delves Utumno, and partly blights the Spring of Arda.
3450 Melkor overthrows the Two Lamps forming Helcar and Ringil. Almaren is destroyed. End of the Spring of Arda.
3450–3500 The Valar raise the Pelóri and settle in Aman. The Two Trees are grown in Valinor.

Years of the Trees Begin

Dates given in Valian Years (9.582 Sun Years)
Valian Year Event
Pre-1000 Melkor sleeps in Utumno. Oromë hunts throughout Middle-earth.
 ???? About some time before the waking of the Elves, Aulë creates the 7 Fathers of the Dwarves and their 6 spouses. Ilúvatar adopts them and they are put to sleep.
1000 The Valar hold council, for Yavanna and Oromë report that Melkor might rise once more in power. They discuss the Children of Ilúvatar. Varda begins to fashion new stars, and organize them and those already wrought into constellations, over the next fifty years.
1050 Varda forms the Valacirca. The first 144 Elves (Minyar, Tatyar and Nelyar) awake in Cuiviénen. Melian travels to Beleriand after ascending Taniquetil to see the stars.
??? Spies of Melkor discover the Elves and afflict them. Possibly Orcs first created.
1085 Oromë discovers the Elves, and calls them Eldar. The Eldar are afraid of Oromë, and blame him for Melkor's work.
1086 Oromë returns to Valinor, and witnesses to his peers about the Children of Ilúvatar. Oromë returns to the Elves while the Valar consider his message.
1090 Valar make war on Melkor in the War for Sake of the Elves. The earth is shaken. The shores of Beleriand are formed and bays are created on the North. Over the next two years Melkor is defeated, and retreats into Utumno.
1092 The Siege of Utumno begins. North is desolated and the Sea widened.
1099 The Siege of Utumno ends, as the Valar storm the final defenses. Balrogs attack and Manwë slays them. Tulkas captures Melkor, binding him with Angainor.
1100 Morgoth judged and chained with Angainor
1101 Valar make council about the protection of Eruhíni and decide to bring them to Valinor. Oromë Invites the Elves.
1102 Elves are unwilling so Oromë invites the three Elven ambassadors, Ingwë, Finwë and Elwë to come to Valinor.
1104 Ambassadors return to Cuiviénen and invite the Elves to return with them to Valinor
1105 First Sundering of the Elves at Cuiviénen. Vanyar under Ingwë, Noldor under Finwë and Teleri under Elwë and Olwë. Avari, under Morwë and Nurwë, stay in Cuiviénen.
The Eldar depart, pass Sea of Helcar and turn west. Some are terrified by the smokes of war and go back.
1115 Second Sundering of the Elves: The host pass Greenwood the Great and come to the River Anduin. Some Lindar wish to stay there. Terrified by the Hithaeglir, a part of them go south led by Lenwë.
1125 Vanyar and Noldor enter Beleriand; the foremost of them pass Sirion and reach the shores. Oromë goes to Aman for counsel.
1128 The unwilling Teleri also come to Beleriand and dwell east of Gelion. Elwë keeps friendship with Finwë and Noldor on the west.
1130 Elwë returning from a meeting with Finwë meets Melian in Nan Elmoth and falls into a trance.
1132 Ulmo brings an island to the Bay of Balar. The Vanyar and Noldor forget their fear for the Sea and embark upon it while the Teleri look for Elwë.
When departing, the island breaks and leaves the Isle of Balar behind.

After learning of their embark, some Teleri led by Olwë, reach the shores and meet Ossë and Uinen.

1133 Vanyar and Noldor enter Valinor and build Eldamar. The Valar open the rift Calacirya in Pelóri so that the Light of Valinor reaches Eldamar. The Elves begin the building of Tirion on the hill Túna inside Calacirya.
1140 Vanyar and Noldor found Tirion and Mindon Eldaliéva. Some Vanyar yearn for the Trees and go closer to Valinor.
1142 White Tree given to Noldor by Yavanna
1147 Ingwë removes himself to Taniquetil
1149 Finwë prays to Ulmo to bring the Teleri. However Ossë is grieved and persuades some to stay with him. Círdan with some establish the havens of Brithombar and Eglarest. Ossë teaches them shipcraft
1150 Olwë and the most part of the Teleri leave Beleriand. The rest of the Teleri are still looking for Elwë and are named Eglath
1151 Tol Eressëa with the Teleri stops moving outside the Bay of Eldamar. They are afterwards named Falmari who choose to remain on Tol Eressëa
1152 Elwë awakens from the trance and becomes King of Elves in Beleriand; his hair is now silver
1161 The Falmari after the teachings of Ossë build ships. They leave Tol Eressëa and come to Valinor.
1162 Teleri found Alqualondë with the help of Finwë
1165 All the Vanyar depart from Tirion to Taniquetil and Noldor stay with the Falmari.
1169 Fëanor born son of Finwë and Míriel. The Noldor are taught by Aulë labouring and love the jewels. Rúmil of Tirion makes the Sarati and possibly writes the Ainulindalë.
1170 Death of Míriel Serindë
1172 Doom of Manwë
1185 Finwë weds Indis
1190 Fingolfin born
1200 Second Age of Chaining of Melkor: Lúthien born in Neldoreth
1230 Finarfin born
1250 Fëanor creates the Tengwar
Dwarves enter Beleriand and meet the Sindar.
1280 Finarfin weds Eärwen; Fingon[source?] born
1300 Third Age of Chaining of Melkor: Turgon born, Finrod born.
Dwarves of Belegost and Elves begin the building of Menegroth in Doriath. The Dwarves are paid with knowledge from Melian and with many pearls, including Nimphelos. Daeron creates the Certhas Daeron
1330 Orcs first seen in Beleriand; Dwarves make weapons for the Sindar.
1350 Denethor leads some of the Nandor into Beleriand and befriends Thingol. They settle in Ossiriand. Daeron betters the Cirth, which are adopted by the Dwarves and made known east of the Blue Mountains.
1362 Galadriel born, Aredhel[source?] born
1400 Morgoth released from bondage
1410 Morgoth befriends the Noldor
1449 Fëanor having invented the substance Silima begins constructing the Silmarils
1450 Fëanor completes the Silmarils; he puts the Light of the Trees in them and Varda hallows them.
For the next 20 years Melkor begins spreading strife and talking about weapons.
1469 Idril born[source?]
1490 The Valar summon Fëanor who threatens Fingolfin with his sword. They exile him to Formenos and Finwë follows.
1492 Melkor visits Fëanor but he repels him. Finwë then warns the Valar and begins to pursue Melkor. Melkor hides and meets Ungoliant in Avathar.
1495 Fëanor is commanded by Manwë to Taniquetil where he and Fingolfin reconcile. Ungoliant destroys the Two Trees, Morgoth kills Finwë in Formenos and steals the Silmarils. They flee to Beleriand where they debate. Balrogs arrive and drive Ungoliant away. Morgoth stays in Angband and raises the Thangorodrim.

Fëanor begins the rebellion and goes to Alqualondë where he fights with the Falmari and steals their swanships. The Flight of the Noldor begins.

1496 Mandos (or his messenger) appears before the Noldor and speaks the Doom of Mandos. Finarfin with some repent and return to Valinor where he is accepted. Finrod his son becomes the leader of his house and follows Fëanor
1497 First Battle of Beleriand. Death of Denethor, besiegement of the Havens of the Falas. Thingol withdraws his people and the Girdle of Melian is set around Doriath. The Laiquendi from now on remain hidden and take no other king.

The Noldor arrive at Helcaraxë, but Fëanor and his people betray Fingolfin and sail to Beleriand. Burning of the ships at Losgar, where Amras is killed. Dagor-nuin-Giliath ("Battle-under-Stars"). Fëanor is mortally wounded by Gothmog and is rescued by his sons before dying in sight of the Thangorodrim. Maedhros meets with Morgoth, but his forces are too few and he is captured.

1498 Maedhros is chained to the Thangorodrim. The Noldor do not depart as demanded by Morgoth and instead make a great camp at Mithrim.
1500 Creation of Moon and Sun. The host of the Noldor finishes crossing the Helcaraxë and enters Beleriand under Fingolfin. Battle of the Lammoth and death of Argon. The Moon rises and after seven times, the Sun follows.

The First Age

First Age
F.A. Event
1 Men awake in Hildórien.
2 Fingolfin camps beside Lake Mithrim.
5 Fingon rescues Maedhros from Thangorodrim, Fingolfin becomes High King of the Noldor in Beleriand.
6 Thingol grants permission for the Noldor to occupy the Northlands.
7 The Noldor hold a council. The Sons of Fëanor relocate to East Beleriand.
20 The Feast of Mereth Aderthad.
50 Ulmo grants visions of hidden places to Finrod and Turgon.
52 Nulukkizdîn‎ discovered by Finrod and begins to construct Nargothrond.
53 Hidden valley of Tumladen discovered by Turgon.
60 Dagor Aglareb ("The Glorious Battle"), Siege of Angband begins.
Minas Tirith constructed.
64 Turgon removes his people from Nevrast to Tumladen, construction of Gondolin.
65 Brithombar and Eglarest constructed.
66 Thingol learns of the Silmarils from Galadriel.
67 Thingol learns of the Kinslaying at Alqualondë, Quenya forbidden in Beleriand.
102 Nargothrond completed.
116 Gondolin completed.
150 Caranthir meets with the Dwarves of the Blue Mountains.
155 Orcs from Lammoth attack Hithlum.
260 Glaurung defeated in Ard-galen, Long Peace begins.
262 Birth of Bëor.
282 Birth of Marach.
289 Birth of Baran.
292 Birth of Belen.
307 Birth of Malach.
310 Men of the House of Bëor enter Beleriand and are discovered by Finrod.
Birth of Imlach.
311 Finrod leaves with Bëor. Baran leads the House of Bëor.
312 The Haladin enter Beleriand.
313 Marach enters Beleriand.
315 Births of Haldad and Boron.
316 Birth of Beldir, Aredhel leaves Gondolin and weds Eöl.
317 Birth of Baranor.
320 Birth of Maeglin.
322 Malach settles in Hithlum.
336 Malach leaves Hithlum.
337 Birth of Amlach, Malach weds Zimrahin.
338 Birth of Boromir
339 Births of Adanel and Belemir.
340 Births of Bereg and Belegor.
341 Births of Magor, Haleth, and Haldar.
355 Death of Bëor.
359 Birth of Bregor.
361 Birth of Andreth.
365 Births of Hathol and Beril.
366 Birth of Haldan.
369 Bereg leads a thousand people southwards.
374 Birth of Beren.
375 Deaths of Haldad and Haldar.
376 Death of Marach.
380 Death of Baran.
386 Birth of Bregil.
389 Birth of Hirwen.
390 Birth of Hador and Halmir.
393 Birth of Bregolas.
397 Birth of Gilwen.
398 Death of Malach.
400 Aredhel and Maeglin return to Gondolin and is secretly followed by Eöl. Eöl kills Aredhel and is then executed.
Birth of Barahir.
402 Battle of Aglon Pass.
405 Hador enters the service of Fingolfin.
406 Birth of Emeldir.
408 Death of Boron.
409 Birth of Brandir, conversation of Finrod and Andreth.
410 Ladros is given to the House of Bëor.
411 Birth of Beldis.
414 Birth of Haldir.
415 Birth of Glóredhel.
416 The House of Hador is given the lands of Dor-lómin to dwell in.
417 Birth of Galdor and Beleth.
418 Birth of Hundar.
419 Birth of Gundor.
420 Death of Haleth. Birth of Hareth and Baragund. Hador dwells in Hithlum.
422 Forest of Brethil given to the House of Haleth. Belegund born.
432 Birth of Beren Erchamion, death of Boromir.
436 Galdor weds Hareth.
441 Birth of Húrin and Handir.
443 Birth of Morwen and Hunleth.
444 Birth of Huor.
447 Birth of Hundad.
448 Death of Bregor.
450 Birth of Rían.
451 Death of Haldan.
455 Morgoth breaks the Siege of Angband, Dagor Bragollach ("Battle of Sudden Flame"). Deaths of Fingolfin, Angrod, Aegnor, Hador, Gundor, and Bregolas, Fingon becomes High King of the Noldor, Gil-galad sent to the Falas
456 Death of Fingolfin in single combat with Morgoth.
Death of Gundor.
Emeldir, wife of Barahir, leads their people out of Dorthonion to Brethil.
457 Sauron captures Minas Tirith, Húrin and Huor depart Gondolin. Barahir and his outlaws in Dorthonion, Orcs defeated in the Forest of Brethil.
458 Húrin and Huor enter Gondolin.
459 Húrin and Huor leave Gondolin.
460 Deaths of Barahir, Belegund, Baragund, and all the outlaws save Beren Erchamion.
462 Death of Galdor. Orcs invade Beleriand.
463 Easterlings swear false loyalty to Maedhros.
464 Birth of Túrin. Beren leaves Dorthonion, meets Lúthien.
465 Birth of Brandir. Quest for the Silmaril. Death of Finrod.
466 Birth of Lalaith. Silmaril taken from Morgoth. First death of Beren Erchamion.
467 First death of Lúthien. Lúthien sings Beren back from Mandos.
468 Birth of Hunthor, Thingol refuses to join the Union of Maedhros.
469 Death of Lalaith. Orcs driven from Beleriand. Beren and Lúthien return to Middle-earth.
470 Births of Dior and Hardang.
471 Death of Halmir, Huor weds Rían.
472 Nirnaeth Arnoediad ("Battle of Unnumbered Tears"), Year of Lamentation. Birth of Tuor. Deaths of Fingon, Huor, Glóredhel, Azaghâl, Haldir, Hundar and Rían. Turgon becomes High King of the Noldor.
473 Birth of Nienor, Túrin sent to Doriath. Fall of the Falas, Brithombar and Eglarest ruined, Gil-galad and Cirdan flee to Balar. Havens of Sirion constructed.
481 Túrin and Beleg in Doriath.
484 Death of Saeros, Túrin leaves Doriath.
485 Túrin kills Forweg and becomes leader of the Gaurwaith.
486 Túrin and the outlaws encounter Mim and make their home on Amon Rûdh as the House of Ransom.
487 Túrin an outlaw on Amon Rûdh.
488 Tuor enslaved.
489 Túrin and Beleg on Amon Rûdh, death of Beleg.
490 Gwindor leads Túrin to Nargothrond, Túrin becomes captain of Nargothrond.
491 Tuor escapes and becomes an outlaw.
494 Morwen and Nienor flee to Doriath.
495 Battle of the Crossings of the Taeglin, Battle of Tumhalad, Tuor comes to Nevrast. Sack of Nargothrond by Glaurung. Deaths of Finduilas, Orodreth, Gwindor, and Handir.
496 Túrin comes to Brethil.
Tuor comes to Gondolin.
Nienor loses memory and is given the name Níniel.
497 Dior weds Nimloth.
498 Túrin weds Níniel.
499 Deaths of Glaurung, Brandir, Hunthor, Nienor and Túrin.
500 Eluréd and Elurín born. Release of Húrin. Death of Morwen.
501 Húrin comes to Doriath. Deaths of Húrin and Hardang.
502 Dwarves of Nogrod set the Silmaril in the Nauglamír, death of Thingol, Melian returns to Valinor.
503 Births of Eärendil and Elwing. Battle of the Thousand Caves, Battle of Sarn Athrad, Lúthien wears the Silmaril. Dior and his family come to Menegroth. Final deaths of Beren and Lúthien. Dior receives the Nauglamír and Silmaril.
505 Demand made for the Silmaril.
506 Second Kinslaying at Menegroth.
Deaths of Dior, Nimloth, Celegorm, Curufin, and Caranthir. Eluréd and Elurín are abandoned to die.
507 Elwing comes to the Havens of Sirion with the Silmaril.
509 Maeglin captured and tortured.
510 Fall of Gondolin. Deaths of Turgon, Ecthelion, Glorfindel, Maeglin, and Gothmog.
Ereinion Gil-galad becomes High King of the Noldor
511 Gondolin refugees arrive at the Havens of Sirion.
512 Maedhros learns a Silmaril is at the Havens of Sirion, but forswears the Oath of Fëanor.
525 Eärendil weds Elwing, Tuor and Idril depart for Valinor.
527 The remaining Sons of Fëanor--Maedhros, Maglor, Amrod, and Amras - begin to feel tormented by their unfulfilled oath.
532 Births of Elrond and Elros.
534 Eärendil searchs for Valinor.
538 Third Kinslaying at the Havens of Sirion. Deaths of Amrod and Amras. Elrond and Elros are taken captive by Maglor. Elwing escapes with the Silmaril into the Sea. Ulmo gives her the form of a white bird and she reunites with Eärendil aboard Vingilótë.
540 Morgoth controls all of Beleriand.
542 Eärendil and Elwing come to Valinor.
545 Host of Valinor lands in Beleriand.
587 Destruction of Beleriand. Deaths of Ancalagon and Maedhros.
590 Morgoth thrust from Arda. Host of Valinor departs Middle-earth.

The Second Age

Second Age
S.A. Event
1 Foundation of the Grey Havens, and of Lindon.
32 The Edain, and a few Drúedain, reach Númenor; Elros Tar-Minyatur becomes the first King of Númenor.
c. 40 Dwarves of the Firebeards and Broadbeams clans migrate to Khazad-dûm from Blue Mountains.
61 Birth of Vardamir Nólimon, second King of Númenor.
c. 82 The emigration of the Edain to Númenor ends.
192 Birth of Amandil, third King of Númenor.
203 Birth of Vardilmë.
213 Birth of Aulendil.
222 Birth of Nolondil.
350 Birth of Elendil, fourth King of Númenor.
361 Birth of Eärendur (son of Amandil).
371 Birth of Yávien.
377 Birth of Mairen.
382 Birth of Oromendil.
395 Birth of Axantur.
442 Death of King Elros Tar-Minyatur. Vardamir Nólimon inherits the Sceptre to become the second King of Númenor but immediately abdicates. Tar-Amandil becomes the third King of Númenor.
443 The notional end of Vardamir Nólimon's reign.
451 Birth of Vëantur.
471 Death of Vardamir Nólimon, second King of Númenor.
c. 500 Sauron returns to Middle-earth in the East.
512 Birth of Caliondo.
521 Birth of Silmariën.
532 Birth of Isilmë.
543 Birth of Meneldur, fifth King of Númenor.
551 Birth of Lindissë.
562 Birth of Ardamir (son of Axantur).
575 Birth of Cemendur (son of Axantur).
590 Tar-Amandil surrenders the Sceptre; Tar-Elendil becomes the fourth King of Númenor.
600 Captain of the King's Ships, Vëantur, makes the first Númenórean voyage back to Middle-earth. The Númenóreans meet Men of Eriador at Tower Hills.
601 Vëantur returns from his voyage to Mithlond.
603 Death of Tar-Amandil, third King of Númenor.
630 Birth of Valandil, first Lord of Andúnië.
670 Birth of Malantur.
700 Birth of Aldarion, sixth King of Númenor.
Birth of Írildë.
711 Birth of Hallatan.
712 Birth of Ailinel.
725 Aldarion makes his first journey to Mithlond in the ship Númerrámar captained by Vëantur.
727 Aldarion and Vëantur return to Númenor.
729 Birth of Almiel.
730 Aldarion makes his second journey to Mithlond.
733 Aldarion returns to Númenor.
735 Aldarion makes his third journey to Middle-earth, visiting the coasts as far south as the Bay of Belfalas.
739 Aldarion returns to Númenor, bearing gifts from Gil-galad to his father Meneldur.
740 Tar-Elendil surrenders the Sceptre; Tar-Meneldur becomes the fifth King of Númenor.
750 Eregion is founded and construction on Ost-in-Edhil begins.
Aldarion founds the Guild of Venturers.
751 Death of Tar-Elendil, fourth King of Númenor.
771 Birth of Erendis.
799 Birth of Soronto.
800 Aldarion proclaimed the King's Heir.
806 Aldarion's seven-year voyage.
813 Aldarion returns to Númenor.
816 Palarran completed; Aldarion's four year voyage.
820 Aldarion returns to Númenor; Tar-Meneldur rescinds Aldarion's authority.
824 Aldarion's five year voyage.
829 Aldarion returns and immediately sets out upon his fourteen year voyage.
840 Birth of Nessanië.
843 Aldarion returns to Númenor; Tar-Meneldur restores authority.
850 Aldarion and Erendis sail to Andúnië.
852 Birth of Hallacar.
858 Aldarion is betrothed to Erendis.
861 Aldarion and Erendis forswear wedding until his return.
863 Aldarion's six year voyage.
869 Aldarion returns to Númenor; first shadow appears on sailing to Middle-earth.
870 Wedding of Aldarion and Erendis.
873 Birth of Ancalimë.
877 Hirilondë completed; Aldarion's second five year voyage.
880 Ancalimë learns her father is Lord Aldarion.
882 Aldarion returns. Seperation of Aldarion and Erendis.
883 Tar-Aldarion takes the Sceptre.
892 Ancalimë proclaimed King's Heir and changes law of marriage.
900 Death of Caliondo.
942 Death of Meneldur.
985 Drowning of Erendis.
1,000 Sauron begins construction on Barad-dûr; Ancalimë weds Hallacar.
1,003 Birth of Anárion.
1,075 Queen Tar-Ancalimë takes the Sceptre.
1,098 Death of Tar-Aldarion.
1,174 Birth of Súrion.
1,200 Ereinion Gil-galad turns away Annatar; Númenóreans begin to construct permanent havens.
1,211 Death of Hallacar.
1,280 Tar-Anárion takes the Sceptre.
1,285 Death of Ancalimë.
1,320 Birth Telperiën.
1,350 After this time, Galadriel and Celeborn leave Eregion and go to Lothlórien.
1,394 Tar-Súrion takes the Sceptre.
1,404 Death of Tar-Anárion.
1,474 Death of Minastir.
1,500 The Rings of Power are forged; Sauron departs Eregion.
1,556 Queen Tar-Telperiën takes the Sceptre.
1,574 Death of Tar-Súrion.
1,590 The Three Rings are forged.
1,600 The One Ring is forged; Barad-dûr completed; Sauron openly proclaims himself; Glorfindel, Rómestámo and Morinehtar come to Middle-earth.
1,634 Birth of Ciryatan.
1,693 The Three Rings are hidden; War of the Elves and Sauron begins.
1,695 Sauron invades Eriador.
1,697 Sack of Eregion; Death of Celebrimbor; Rivendell founded; Dwarves assail Sauron from behind; Khazad-dûm closes.
1,699 Sauron overruns Eriador.
1,700 Defeat of Sauron by the Númenóreans under King's Heir Minastir.
1,701 Sauron driven from Eriador; First White Council held; Galadriel and Celeborn depart for Belfalas.
1,731 Death of Tar-Telperiën; Tar-Minastir takes the Sceptre.
1,800 Birth of Atanamir; Lond Daer Enedh constructed.
1,869 Tar-Ciryatan takes the Sceptre.
1,873 Death of Tar-Minastir.
1,986 Birth Tar-Ancalimon.
2,029 Tar-Atanamir takes the Sceptre.
2,035 Death of Tar-Ciryatan.
2,136 Birth of Telemmaitë.
2,221 Death of Tar-Atanamir; Tar-Ancalimon takes the Sceptre.
2,251 Elven tongue is forsworn in Númenor by King's Men; Nazgûl appear.
2,277 Birth of Vanimeldë.
2,280 Haven of Umbar founded.
2,286 Birth of Herucalmo.
2,350 Pelargir is built. It becomes the chief haven of the Faithful Númenóreans.
2,386 Death of Tar-Ancalimon; Tar-Telemmaitë takes the Sceptre of Annúminas.
2,406 Birth of Alcarin.
2,516 Birth Tar-Calmacil.
2,526 Death of Tar-Telemmaitë; Queen Tar-Vanimeldë takes the Sceptre.
2,618 Birth of Ardamin.
2,630 Birth of Gimilzagar.
2,637 Death of Tar-Vanimeldë; Herucalmo as Tar-Anducal seizes the Sceptre.
2,657 Death of Tar-Anducal; Tar-Alcarin takes the Sceptre.
2,709 Birth of Adûnakhôr.
2,737 Death of Tar-Alcarin; Ar-Belzagar takes the Sceptre.
2,798 Birth of Zimrathôn; Sauron withdraws from the shores.
2,825 Death of Ar-Belzagar; Ardamin as Ar-Abattârik takes the Sceptre.
2,876 Birth of Sakalthôr.
2,899 Death of Ar-Abattârik; Ar-Adûnakhôr takes the Sceptre.
2,960 Birth of Gimilzôr; Elven tongue abandoned in Númenor.
2,962 Death of Ar-Adûnakhôr; Ar-Zimrathôn takes the Sceptre.
3,033 Death of Ar-Zimrathôn; Ar-Sakalthôr takes the Sceptre.
3,035 Birth of Inziladûn.
3,044 Birth of Gimilkhâd.
3,102 Death of Ar-Sakalthôr; Ar-Gimilzôr takes the Sceptre.
3,117 Birth of Míriel; Elves no longer permitted entrance to Númenor; Elven tongue forbidden in Númenor.
3,118 Birth of Pharazôn.
3,119 Birth of Elendil.
3,175 Repentance of Tar-Palantir (according to the Tale of Years).
3,177 Death of Ar-Gimilzôr, Tar-Palantir takes the Sceptre; Civil War in Númenor; Prophecy of the White Tree given.
3,209 Birth of Isildur.
3,219 Birth of Anárion.
3,243 Death of Gimilkhâd.
3,255 Death of Tar-Palantir; Ar-Pharazôn seizes the Sceptre.
3,261 Ar-Pharazôn lands at the Haven of Umbar.
3,262 Sauron taken to Númenor as prisoner.
3,299 Birth of Elendur.
3,310 The Great Armament begins construction.
3,316 Amandil sails to Aman.
3,318 Birth of Meneldil.
3,319 Downfall of Númenor; Deaths of Ar-Pharazôn and Míriel.
3,320 Arnor and Gondor founded.
3,339 Birth of Aratan.
3,379 Birth of Ciryon.
3,399 Birth of Cemendur.
3,429 Sauron takes Minas Ithil.
3,430 Last Alliance formed; birth of Valandil.
3,431 Last Alliance marches to Imladris.
3,434 Battle of Dagorlad; Siege of Barad-dûr; deaths of Amdír and Oropher.
3.440 Death of Anárion.
3,441 Deaths of Ereinion Gil-galad and Elendil; defeat of Sauron.