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==[[Third Age]]==
 
==[[Third Age]]==
===[[Third Age 2931|2931]]===
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==={{TA|2931|n}}===
* March 1: Birth of [[Aragorn|Aragorn II]]
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* March 1: Birth of [[Aragorn|Aragorn II]]<ref name="TA">{{App|TA}}</ref>
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==={{TA|2933|n}}===
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* Death of Aragorn's father [[Arathorn II]]. Aragorn's mother [[Gilraen]] takes him to [[Rivendell]] where [[Elrond]] accepts him as a foster-son and calls him [[Estel]] meaning "hope."<ref name="TA"/>
  
===[[Third Age 2933|2933]]===
 
* Death of Aragorn's father [[Arathorn II]]. Aragorn's mother [[Gilraen]] takes him to [[Rivendell]] where [[Elrond]] accepts him as a foster-son and calls him [[Estel]] meaning "hope."
 
 
==={{TA|2941|n}}===
 
==={{TA|2941|n}}===
*June: [[Gandalf]], [[Bilbo Baggins]] and [[Thorin and Company]] arrive at Rivendell. It is unknown whether they interact with 10-years old Aragorn.<ref>[http://www.council-of-elrond.com/forums/showpost.php?p=622576&postcount=41 Was Aragorn around?] in [http://www.council-of-elrond.com/forums Council of Elrond Forums]</ref>
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*June: [[Gandalf]], [[Bilbo Baggins]] and [[Thorin and Company]] arrive at Rivendell.<ref name="TA"/> It is unknown whether they interact with 10-years old Aragorn.<ref>[http://www.council-of-elrond.com/forums/showpost.php?p=622576&postcount=41 Was Aragorn around?] in [http://www.council-of-elrond.com/forums Council of Elrond Forums]</ref>
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==={{TA|2951|n}}===
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* Aragorn learns his true name and ancestry from Elrond. He is given the shards of [[Narsil]]. Aragorn meets [[Arwen]] at Rivendell. He then embarks into the wild on many adventures.<ref name="TA"/>
  
===[[Third Age 2951|2951]]===
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==={{TA|2956|n}}===
* Aragorn learns his true name and ancestry from Elrond. He is given the shards of [[Narsil]]. Aragorn meets [[Arwen]] at Rivendell. He then embarks into the wild on many adventures.
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* Aragorn meets [[Gandalf]].<ref name="TA"/>
  
===[[Third Age 2956|2956]]===
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==={{TA|2957|n}}-{{TA|2980|n}}===
* Aragorn meets [[Gandalf]].
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* Aragorn journeys throughout [[Middle-earth]]. He serves King [[Thengel]] of [[Rohan]] and [[Ecthelion II]], [[Steward of Gondor]], going by the name [[Thorongil]].<ref name="TA"/>
  
===[[Third Age 2957|2957]]-[[Third Age 2980|2980]]===
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==={{TA|2980|n}}===
* Aragorn journeys throughout [[Middle-earth]]. He serves King [[Thengel]] of [[Rohan]] and [[Ecthelion II]], [[Steward of Gondor]].
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* Aragorn defeats the [[Corsairs]] while in the service of Ecthelion.<ref name="TA"/> He then faces perils on the confines of [[Mordor]] before turning homeward.<ref>{{App|Tale}}</ref> Aragorn meets Arwen in [[Lothlórien|Lothlorien]] and they become betrothed on Midsummer's Eve.<ref name="TA"/>
  
===[[Third Age 2980|2980]]===
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==={{TA|3001|n}}===
* Aragorn defeats the [[Corsairs]] while in the service of Ecthelion. Aragorn meets Arwen in [[Lothlórien|Lothlorien]] and they become betrothed on Midsummer's Eve.
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* Aragorn begins the search for [[Gollum]] at the request of Gandalf.<ref name="TA"/>
  
===[[Third Age 3001|3001]]===
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==={{TA|3007|n}}===
* Aragorn begins the search for [[Gollum]] at the request of Gandalf.
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* Spring: Death of Aragorn's mother Gilraen.<ref name="TA"/>
  
===[[Third Age 3007|3007]]===
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==={{TA|3009|n}}===
* Spring: Death of Aragorn's mother Gilraen.
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* Aragorn renews his hunt for [[Gollum]].<ref name="TA"/>
  
===[[Third Age 3009|3009]]===
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==={{TA|3017|n}}===
* Aragorn renews his hunt for [[Gollum]].
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* Aragorn captures Gollum in the [[Dead Marshes]] and brings him to [[Thranduil]].<ref name="TA"/>
  
===[[Third Age 3018|3018]]===
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* February 1: Aragorn captures Gollum in the [[Dead Marshes]].
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* February 1: Aragorn captures Gollum in the [[Dead Marshes]].<ref name="GY">{{App|Great}}</ref>
* March 21: Aragorn delivers Gollum to King [[Thranduil]] of [[Mirkwood]] to be held captive.
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* March 21: Aragorn delivers Gollum to King [[Thranduil]] of [[Mirkwood]] to be held captive.<ref name="GY"/>
* May 1: Aragorn meets Gandalf at [[Sarn Ford]] and learns of [[Frodo Baggins|Frodo]]'s plan to leave [[the Shire]] in September.
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* May 1: Aragorn meets Gandalf at [[Sarn Ford]] and learns of [[Frodo Baggins|Frodo]]'s plan to leave [[the Shire]] in September.<ref name="GY"/>
* September 29: Aragorn meets Frodo Baggins in [[Bree]].
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* September 29: Aragorn meets Frodo Baggins in [[Bree]].<ref name="GY"/>
* September 30: Aragorn leads the [[Hobbits]] out of Bree.
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* September 30: Aragorn leads the [[Hobbits]] out of Bree.<ref name="GY"/>
* October 6: Five [[Nazgûl]] attack the camp at [[Weathertop]].
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* October 6: Five [[Nazgûl]] attack the camp at [[Weathertop]].<ref name="GY"/>
* October 13: Aragorn finds a token left by [[Glorfindel]] on the [[Last Bridge]].
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* October 13: Aragorn finds a token left by [[Glorfindel]] on the [[Last Bridge]].<ref name="GY"/>
* October 20: Frodo escapes across the [[Ford of Bruinen]] to Rivendell; Aragorn and the others follow.
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* October 20: Frodo escapes across the [[Ford of Bruinen]] to Rivendell; Aragorn and the others follow.<ref name="GY"/>
* October 25: The [[Council of Elrond]]; Aragorn shows the shards of Narsil and declares his intention to go to [[Minas Tirith]].
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* October 25: The [[Council of Elrond]]; Aragorn shows the shards of Narsil and declares his intention to go to [[Minas Tirith]].<ref name="GY"/>
* December 18: Aragorn joins the [[Fellowship of the Ring|Company of the Ring]].
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* December 18: Aragorn joins the [[Fellowship of the Ring|Company of the Ring]].<ref name="GY"/>
* December 25: The [[Fellowship of the Ring|Fellowship]] leaves Rivendell.
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* December 25: The [[Fellowship of the Ring|Fellowship]] leaves Rivendell.<ref name="GY"/>
  
===[[Third Age 3019|3019]]===
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==={{TA|3019|n}}===
* January 11, 12: Blizzard on [[Caradhras]].
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* January 11, 12: Blizzard on [[Caradhras]].<ref name="GY"/>
* January 13: The Fellowship enters [[Moria]] against Aragorn's advice.
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* January 13: The Fellowship enters [[Moria]] against Aragorn's advice.<ref name="GY"/>
* January 15: Gandalf falls facing the [[Balrogs|Balrog]]; Aragorn leads the Fellowship out of Moria to the edge of Lothlorien.
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* January 15: Gandalf falls facing the [[Balrogs|Balrog]]; Aragorn leads the Fellowship out of Moria to the edge of Lothlorien.<ref name="GY"/>
* January 17: The Fellowship are greeted by [[Galadriel]] and [[Celeborn]].
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* January 17: The Fellowship are greeted by [[Galadriel]] and [[Celeborn]].<ref name="GY"/>
  
* February 16: The Fellowship leaves Lothlorien; Aragorn receives the [[Aragorn|Aragorn II]].
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* February 16: The Fellowship leaves Lothlorien; Aragorn receives [[Andúril's sheath]].<ref name="GY"/>
* February 25: The Fellowship passes the [[Argonath]].
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* February 25: The Fellowship passes the [[Argonath]].<ref name="GY"/>
* February 26: The Breaking of the Fellowship. Aragorn decides to follow the [[Uruk-hai]] who captured [[Meriadoc Brandybuck|Merry]] and [[Peregrin Took|Pippin]].
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* February 26: The Breaking of the Fellowship. Aragorn decides to follow the [[Uruk-hai]] who captured [[Meriadoc Brandybuck|Merry]] and [[Peregrin Took|Pippin]].<ref name="GY"/>
* February 30: The [[Three Hunters]] meet [[Éomer]] and then travel to the edge of [[Fangorn Forest|Fangorn]].
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* February 30: The [[Three Hunters]] meet [[Éomer]] and then travel to the edge of [[Fangorn Forest|Fangorn]].<ref name="GY"/>
  
* March 1: The Three Hunters are reunited with Gandalf and set out for [[Meduseld]].
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* March 1: The Three Hunters are reunited with Gandalf and set out for [[Meduseld]].<ref name="GY"/>
* March 2: Gandalf and the Three Hunters arrive at Meduseld.
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* March 2: Gandalf and the Three Hunters arrive at Meduseld.<ref name="GY"/>
* March 3: The [[Rohirrim]] retreat to [[Helm's Deep]] and the [[Battle of the Hornburg]] begins.
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* March 3: The [[Rohirrim]] retreat to [[Helm's Deep]] and the [[Battle of the Hornburg]] begins.<ref name="GY"/>
* March 4: Aragorn rides out at dawn with King [[Théoden]]. The [[Huorns]] of [[Fangorn Forest|Fangorn]] and [[Gandalf]] arrive and the battle is won.
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* March 4: Aragorn rides out at dawn with King [[Théoden]]. The [[Huorns]] of [[Fangorn Forest|Fangorn]] and [[Gandalf]] arrive and the battle is won.<ref name="GY"/>
* March 5: The Three Hunters are reunited with Merry and Pippin at [[Isengard]]. Aragorn takes possession of the palantir of Orthanc.
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* March 5: The Three Hunters are reunited with Merry and Pippin at [[Isengard]]. Aragorn takes possession of the palantir of Orthanc.<ref name="GY"/>
* March 6: Aragorn is met by the [[Dúnedain]] and Elrond's sons. He reveals himself to [[Sauron]] in the [[Palantíri|palantir]] and decides to take the [[Paths of the Dead]].
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* March 6: Aragorn is met by the [[Dúnedain]] and Elrond's sons. He reveals himself to [[Sauron]] in the [[Palantíri|palantir]] and decides to take the [[Paths of the Dead]].<ref name="GY"/>
* March 7: The [[Grey Company]] arrives at [[Dunharrow]]. Aragorn takes leave of [[Éowyn]].
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* March 7: The [[Grey Company]] arrives at [[Dunharrow]]. Aragorn takes leave of [[Éowyn]].<ref name="GY"/>
* March 8: The Grey Company takes the Paths of the Dead. At midnight, Aragorn summons the [[Oathbreakers]] at the [[Stone of Erech]].
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* March 8: The Grey Company takes the Paths of the Dead. At midnight, Aragorn summons the [[Oathbreakers]] at the [[Stone of Erech]].<ref name="GY"/>
* March 9: Aragorn sets out from [[Erech]] and comes to [[Calembel]].  
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* March 9: Aragorn sets out from [[Erech]] and comes to [[Calembel]]. <ref name="GY"/>
*March 10: Aragorn, leading the Dead Men and the Grey Company, crosses the river [[Ringló]].  
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*March 10: Aragorn, leading the Dead Men and the Grey Company, crosses the river [[Ringló]].<ref name="GY"/>
*March 11: Aragorn reaches [[Linhir]] and crosses into [[Lebennin]].  
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*March 11: Aragorn reaches [[Linhir]] and crosses into [[Lebennin]].<ref name="GY"/>
*March 12: Aragorn drives the enemy towards Pelargir.  
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*March 12: Aragorn drives the enemy towards Pelargir.<ref name="GY"/>
* March 13: The Grey Company reaches [[Pelargir]] with the army of the Dead and they capture the Corsairs' fleet.
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* March 13: The Grey Company reaches [[Pelargir]] with the army of the Dead and they capture the Corsairs' fleet.<ref name="GY"/>
*March 14: Aragorn sails towards Minas Tirith  
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*March 14: Aragorn sails towards Minas Tirith.<ref name="GY"/>
* March 15: Aragorn sails north and arrives at the [[Battle of the Pelennor Fields]]. After the battle he heals [[Faramir]], Éowyn and Merry.
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* March 15: Aragorn sails north and arrives at the [[Battle of the Pelennor Fields]]. After the battle he heals [[Faramir]], Éowyn and Merry.<ref name="GY"/>
* March 16: The Captains of the West decide to march to the Black Gate.
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* March 16: The Captains of the West decide to march to the Black Gate.<ref name="GY"/>
* March 18: Aragorn leads the army of the West out of Minas Tirith.
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* March 18: Aragorn leads the army of the West out of Minas Tirith.<ref name="GY"/>
* March 23: Aragorn sends those too frightened to proceed to retake [[Cair Andros]].
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* March 23: Aragorn sends those too frightened to proceed to retake [[Cair Andros]].<ref name="GY"/>
* March 25: Aragorn commands the army of the West in the [[Battle of the Morannon]]. The Ring is destroyed and Sauron is defeated.
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* March 25: Aragorn commands the army of the West in the [[Battle of the Morannon]]. The Ring is destroyed and Sauron is defeated.<ref name="GY"/>
  
* April 8: The [[Ring-bearers]] are honored by Aragorn and the Host of the West at the [[Field of Cormallen]].
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* April 8: The [[Ring-bearers]] are honored by Aragorn and the Host of the West at the [[Field of Cormallen]].<ref name="Chief">{{App|Chief}}</ref>
  
* May 1: Aragorn is crowned King.
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* May 1: Aragorn is crowned King.<ref name="Chief"/>
  
* June 25: Aragorn finds the sapling of the [[White Tree of Gondor|White Tree]].
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* June 25: Aragorn finds the sapling of the [[White Tree of Gondor|White Tree]].<ref name="Chief"/>
* Midsummer's Eve: Arwen arrives in Minas Tirith. Aragorn receives the [[Sceptre of Annúminas]] signifying the Kingship of Arnor from Elrond.
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* Midsummer's Eve: Arwen arrives in Minas Tirith. Aragorn receives the [[Sceptre of Annúminas]] signifying the Kingship of Arnor from Elrond.<ref name="Chief"/>
* Midsummer's Day: Wedding of Aragorn and Arwen.
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* Midsummer's Day: Wedding of Aragorn and Arwen.<ref name="Chief"/>
  
* August 22: Aragorn bids farewell to the other members of the Fellowship.
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* August 22: Aragorn bids farewell to the other members of the Fellowship.<ref name="Chief"/>
  
 
==Fourth Age==
 
==Fourth Age==
===[[Fourth Age 6|6]]===
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==={{FoA|6|n}}===
* King Elessar makes the Shire a Free Land under the protection of the [[Northern Sceptre]] and forbids Men from entering it.
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* King Elessar makes the Shire a Free Land under the protection of the [[Northern Sceptre]] and forbids Men from entering it.<ref name="Later">{{App|Later}}</ref>
  
===[[Fourth Age 13|13]]===
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==={{FoA|13|n}}===
* King Elessar makes the Thain, the [[Master of Buckland]], and the [[Mayor of Michel Delving]] Counsellors of the North-kingdom.
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* King Elessar makes the Thain, the [[Master of Buckland]], and the [[Mayor of Michel Delving]] Counsellors of the North-kingdom.<ref name="Later"/>
  
===[[Fourth Age 15|15]]===
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==={{FoA|15|n}}===
* King Elessar and Queen Arwen come north to dwell at Annuminas. They meet with Pippin, Merry and Sam at the [[Brandywine Bridge]].
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* King Elessar and Queen Arwen come north to dwell at Annuminas. They meet with Pippin, Merry and Sam at the [[Brandywine Bridge]].<ref name="Later"/>
  
===[[Fourth Age 31|31]]===
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==={{FoA|31|n}}===
* King Elessar adds the [[Westmarch]] to the Shire.
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* King Elessar adds the [[Westmarch]] to the Shire.<ref name="Later"/>
  
===[[Fourth Age 120|120]]===
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==={{FoA|120|n}}===
* Death of King Elessar. He is succeeded by his son Eldarion.
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* Death of King Elessar. He is succeeded by his son Eldarion.<ref name="Later"/>
  
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Revision as of 02:02, 30 December 2012

Contents

Third Age

2931

2933

2941

2951

  • Aragorn learns his true name and ancestry from Elrond. He is given the shards of Narsil. Aragorn meets Arwen at Rivendell. He then embarks into the wild on many adventures.[1]

2956

2957-2980

2980

  • Aragorn defeats the Corsairs while in the service of Ecthelion.[1] He then faces perils on the confines of Mordor before turning homeward.[3] Aragorn meets Arwen in Lothlorien and they become betrothed on Midsummer's Eve.[1]

3001

  • Aragorn begins the search for Gollum at the request of Gandalf.[1]

3007

  • Spring: Death of Aragorn's mother Gilraen.[1]

3009

3017

3018

3019

  • January 11, 12: Blizzard on Caradhras.[4]
  • January 13: The Fellowship enters Moria against Aragorn's advice.[4]
  • January 15: Gandalf falls facing the Balrog; Aragorn leads the Fellowship out of Moria to the edge of Lothlorien.[4]
  • January 17: The Fellowship are greeted by Galadriel and Celeborn.[4]
  • March 1: The Three Hunters are reunited with Gandalf and set out for Meduseld.[4]
  • March 2: Gandalf and the Three Hunters arrive at Meduseld.[4]
  • March 3: The Rohirrim retreat to Helm's Deep and the Battle of the Hornburg begins.[4]
  • March 4: Aragorn rides out at dawn with King Théoden. The Huorns of Fangorn and Gandalf arrive and the battle is won.[4]
  • March 5: The Three Hunters are reunited with Merry and Pippin at Isengard. Aragorn takes possession of the palantir of Orthanc.[4]
  • March 6: Aragorn is met by the Dúnedain and Elrond's sons. He reveals himself to Sauron in the palantir and decides to take the Paths of the Dead.[4]
  • March 7: The Grey Company arrives at Dunharrow. Aragorn takes leave of Éowyn.[4]
  • March 8: The Grey Company takes the Paths of the Dead. At midnight, Aragorn summons the Oathbreakers at the Stone of Erech.[4]
  • March 9: Aragorn sets out from Erech and comes to Calembel. [4]
  • March 10: Aragorn, leading the Dead Men and the Grey Company, crosses the river Ringló.[4]
  • March 11: Aragorn reaches Linhir and crosses into Lebennin.[4]
  • March 12: Aragorn drives the enemy towards Pelargir.[4]
  • March 13: The Grey Company reaches Pelargir with the army of the Dead and they capture the Corsairs' fleet.[4]
  • March 14: Aragorn sails towards Minas Tirith.[4]
  • March 15: Aragorn sails north and arrives at the Battle of the Pelennor Fields. After the battle he heals Faramir, Éowyn and Merry.[4]
  • March 16: The Captains of the West decide to march to the Black Gate.[4]
  • March 18: Aragorn leads the army of the West out of Minas Tirith.[4]
  • March 23: Aragorn sends those too frightened to proceed to retake Cair Andros.[4]
  • March 25: Aragorn commands the army of the West in the Battle of the Morannon. The Ring is destroyed and Sauron is defeated.[4]
  • May 1: Aragorn is crowned King.[5]
  • June 25: Aragorn finds the sapling of the White Tree.[5]
  • Midsummer's Eve: Arwen arrives in Minas Tirith. Aragorn receives the Sceptre of Annúminas signifying the Kingship of Arnor from Elrond.[5]
  • Midsummer's Day: Wedding of Aragorn and Arwen.[5]
  • August 22: Aragorn bids farewell to the other members of the Fellowship.[5]

Fourth Age

6

  • King Elessar makes the Shire a Free Land under the protection of the Northern Sceptre and forbids Men from entering it.[6]

13

15

  • King Elessar and Queen Arwen come north to dwell at Annuminas. They meet with Pippin, Merry and Sam at the Brandywine Bridge.[6]

31

120

  • Death of King Elessar. He is succeeded by his son Eldarion.[6]

References

  1. 1.00 1.01 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.05 1.06 1.07 1.08 1.09 1.10 1.11 J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix B, "The Third Age"
  2. Was Aragorn around? in Council of Elrond Forums
  3. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix A, "The Númenorean Kings", "The Tale of Aragorn and Arwen"
  4. 4.00 4.01 4.02 4.03 4.04 4.05 4.06 4.07 4.08 4.09 4.10 4.11 4.12 4.13 4.14 4.15 4.16 4.17 4.18 4.19 4.20 4.21 4.22 4.23 4.24 4.25 4.26 4.27 4.28 4.29 4.30 4.31 4.32 4.33 4.34 4.35 4.36 4.37 J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix B, "The Great Years"
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 5.4 5.5 J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix B, "The Chief Days from the Fall of Barad-dûr to the End of the Third Age"
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 6.3 6.4 J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix B, "Later Events Concerning the Members of the Fellowship of the Ring"