Third Age 2990
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Third Age 2990 (abbreviated to T.A. 2990) is the 2990th year of the Sun of the Third Age of Middle-earth. Third Age 2990 was also known as S.R. 1390 in Shire-reckoning.
Notable events in this year include:
- Saruman begins breeding Orcs.
- Birth of Erchirion, second child and second son of Imrahil, Prince of Dol Amroth.
- Birth of Peregrin Took, fourth child and only son of Paladin Took II and Eglantine Banks.
- Birth of Sancho Proudfoot, son of Olo Proudfoot.
- Death of Herugar Bolger.
- ↑ J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Peoples of Middle-earth, "VII. The Heirs of Elendil", The Line of Dol Amroth, p. 221
- ↑ J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C, "Took of Great Smials"
- ↑ J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C, "Baggins of Hobbiton"
- ↑ J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C, "Bolger of Budgeford"