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First Age 540

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First Age 540 (abbreviated to F.A. 540) is the 540th year of the Sun of the First Age of Middle-earth.

Notable events in this year include:


  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Jewels, "Part Three. The Wanderings of Húrin and Other Writings not forming part of the Quenta Silmarillion: V. The Tale of Years", p. 345