Timeline of Aragorn

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Aragorn by John Howe

A timeline of the life of Aragorn II in the Third Age.

Third Age[edit | edit source]

2931[edit | edit source]

2933[edit | edit source]

2941[edit | edit source]

2952[edit | edit source]

  • 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]

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2980[edit | edit source]

  • 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[edit | edit source]

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

3007[edit | edit source]

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

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3017[edit | edit source]

3018[edit | edit source]

3019[edit | edit source]

  • 1 May 1: Aragorn is crowned King.[5]
  • 25 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]
  • 22 August: Aragorn bids farewell to the other members of the Fellowship.[5]

Fourth Age[edit | edit source]

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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.[6]

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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.[6]

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