Second Age 1701
- Sauron is driven out of Eriador, narrowly escaping to Mordor with but a bodyguard.
- The first White Council is held. It is decided to establish the Elvish stronghold in eastern Eriador at Imladris rather than in Eregion.
- Gil-galad gives Vilya to Elrond.
- The Westlands have peace for a long while.