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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>
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==Spring==
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* Marriage of [[Huor]] and [[Rían]].
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==Midsummer==
 
==Midsummer==
* The [[Nirnaeth Arnoediad]] is fought.
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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]].
* Deaths of [[Fingon]], [[Huor]], [[Azaghâl]], [[Hundar]] and [[Haldir of the Haladin|Haldir]] in said battle.  
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* [[Turgon]] succeeds [[Fingon]] as [[High King of the Noldor]] in [[Middle-earth]].
* Capture of [[Húrin Thalion]].
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==Late==
* [[Tuor]] is born.
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* Birth of [[Tuor]].
* [[Gloredhel]] dies.
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* Death of [[Glóredhel]].
* [[Turgon]] becomes [[High King of the Noldor]] in [[Middle-earth]].
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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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[[fr:encyclo/evenements/1a/annee_des_lamentations]]

Latest 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

[edit] Spring

[edit] Midsummer

[edit] Late

[edit] 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