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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 [[Nirnaeth Arnoediad]].<ref name="UT1">{{UT|1}}.</ref>
  
The Nirnaeth Arnoediad is fought.
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==Spring==
Tuor is born.
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* Marriage of [[Huor]] and [[Rían]].
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==Midsummer==
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* The '''Nírnaeth Arnoediad''': deaths of [[Fingon]], [[Huor]], [[Azaghâl]], [[Hundar]] and [[Haldir (Chieftain of the Haladin)|Haldir]] and capture of [[Húrin Thalion]] and [[Gwindor]].
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* [[Turgon]] succeeds [[Fingon]] as [[High King of the Noldor]] in [[Middle-earth]].
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==Late==
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* Birth of [[Tuor]].
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* Death of [[Glóredhel]].
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* Death of [[Rían]].
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* [[Túrin]] sent to [[Doriath]] by his mother [[Morwen]].<ref>{{CH|4}}, p. 70</ref>
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[[Category:First Age years]]
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Revision as of 05:47, 16 April 2012

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 Nirnaeth Arnoediad.[1]

Contents

Spring

Midsummer

Late

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Unfinished Tales, "Of Tuor and his Coming to Gondolin".
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Children of Húrin, "The Departure of Túrin", p. 70