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Third Age 1973

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Third Age 1973 (abbreviated to T.A. 1973) is the 1973rd year of the Sun of the Third Age of Middle-earth. Third Age 1973 was also known as S.R. 373 in Shire-reckoning.

Notable events in this year include:

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  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix A, "The Númenorean Kings", "Gondor and the Heirs of Anárion"