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* [[Arvedui]] drowned in the [[Icebay of Forochel]].  
* The [[palantíri]] of [[Annúminas]] and [[Weathertop|Amon Sûl]] are lost.  
* [[Eärnur]] brings a fleet to [[Lindon]].  
* The [[Witch-king]] defeated at the [[Battle of Fornost]], and pursued to the [[Ettenmoors]]. He vanishes from the North.
*Having learned from [[Aranarth]] about [[Kings of Arthedain|King]] [[Arvedui]], [[Cirdan]] send an elven ship to [[Forochel]] to rescue him.<ref name=eriador>{{App|Eriador}}</ref>
*Long winter, the ice of the north didn't break yet.<ref name=eriador/>
* [[The Lord of the Rings]], [[The Return of the King]], [[Appendix B]]
* [[Arvedui]] drowned in the [[Icebay of Forochel]].<ref name="TA">{{App|TA}}</ref><ref name=eriador/>
* The ''[[palantíri]]'' of [[Annúminas]] and [[Weathertop|Amon Sûl]] are lost.<ref name="TA"/><ref name=eriador/> The [[Ring of Barahir]] stays with the chief of the [[Lossoth]].<ref name=eriador/>
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* [[Angmar War]]: [[Eärnur]] brings a fleet to [[Lindon]].<ref name="TA"/><ref name=gondor>{{App|Gondor}}</ref>
* The [[Host of the West (Arnor)|Host of the West]] is assembled; [[Glorfindel]]  with a force from [[Rivendell]] joins them.<ref name=gondor/>
*The [[Witch-king]] defeated at the [[Battle of Fornost]]. He is pursued to the [[Ettenmoors]] where Eärnur fails to fight him. He vanishes from the North.<ref name="TA"/><ref name=gondor/>
[[Category:Third Age years|1, Third Age 1975]]

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Third Age 1975 (abbreviated to T.A. 1975) is the 1975th year of the Sun of the Third Age of Middle-earth. Third Age 1975 was also known as S.R. 375 in Shire-reckoning.

Notable events in this year include:

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix A, "The Númenorean Kings", "Eriador, Arnor, and the Heirs of Isildur"
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix B, "The Third Age"
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix A, "The Númenorean Kings", "Gondor and the Heirs of Anárion"