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First Age 472

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'''First Age 472''' was the four hundred and seventy-second year of the [[First Age|First Age of the Children of Illúvatar]]. It was sometimes known as the '''Year of Lamentation''' because of the events of [[Nírnaeth Arnoediad]].<ref name="UT1">{{UT|1}}.</ref>
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==Early==
 
==Early==
 
* Marriage of [[Huor]] and [[Rían]].
 
* Marriage of [[Huor]] and [[Rían]].
  
 
==Midsummer==
 
==Midsummer==
* The [[Nírnaeth Arnoediad]]: deaths of [[Fingon]], [[Huor]], [[Azaghâl]], [[Hundar]] and [[Haldir of the Haladin|Haldir]] and capture of [[Húrin Thalion]].
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* The '''Nírnaeth Arnoediad''': deaths of [[Fingon]], [[Huor]], [[Azaghâl]], [[Hundar]] and [[Haldir of the Haladin|Haldir]] and capture of [[Húrin Thalion]].
 
* [[Turgon the Wise|Turgon]] succeeds [[Fingon]] as [[High King of the Noldor]] in [[Middle-earth]].
 
* [[Turgon the Wise|Turgon]] succeeds [[Fingon]] as [[High King of the Noldor]] in [[Middle-earth]].
  
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* Death of [[Glóredhel]].
 
* Death of [[Glóredhel]].
 
* Death of [[Rían]].
 
* Death of [[Rían]].
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[[Category:First Age years]]
 
[[Category:First Age years]]

Revision as of 10:24, 14 August 2010

First Age 472 was the four hundred and seventy-second year of the First Age of the Children of Illúvatar. It was sometimes known as the Year of Lamentation because of the events of Nírnaeth Arnoediad.[1]

Contents

Early

Midsummer

Late

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Unfinished Tales, "Of Tuor and his Coming to Gondolin".