Third Age 1636
- The Great Plague devastates Gondor.
- Death of King Telemnar and his children.
- Tarondor, the nephew of Telemnar, becomes the twenty-seventh King of Gondor.
- The White Tree dies in Minas Anor.
- The plague spreads north and west, and many parts of Eriador become desolate. Beyond the Baranduin the Periannath survive, but suffer great loss.