Timeline of Galadriel

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Galadriel by John Howe

A timeline of the life of Galadriel throughtout the Ages. Important dates of close relatives are also included.

First Age: Years of the Trees[edit]

1362[edit]

1490[edit]

  • Unrest of the Noldor.[2] Galadriel loses her inner peace forever.[3]

1495[edit]

1496[edit]

1497[edit]

  • Fëanor and his followers abandone the rest of the Noldorin hosts in Aman, burning the stolen ships. Galadriel leads her people along with Finrod, and Fingolfin and his sons, and they begin their hard travel through Helcaraxë.[7]

1500[edit]

  • The Moon rises for the first time, lighting the hosts of Fingolfin when reaching the Northern Lands.[8]

First Age: Years of the Sun[edit]

52[edit]

66[edit]

  • Galadriel is enquired by Melian, and the rebelious nature of the Exile of the Noldor is exposed.[11]

67[edit]

  • Galadriel is visited by her brothers in Doriath, and Thingol reproaches them having concealed the story of the Kinslaying from him. They depart, but she stays.[12]

102[edit]

  • Nargothrond is finished and the children of Finarfin, are reunited in a feast there, including Galadriel coming from Doriath. She stays there for a while and asks Finrod about his love life.[13]

420[edit]

455[edit]

465[edit]

  • Autumn: Death of Finrod while being in captivity by Sauron.[16]

495[edit]

545[edit]

Second Age[edit]

c. 1[edit]

  • Galadriel and Celeborn are married "soon after the overthrow of Morgoth".[20]

1-20[edit]

c. 300[edit]

c. 500[edit]

  • Sauron begins to stir Middle-earth.[23] Galadriel pervices this evil coming from the East.[22]:235

c. 700[edit]

750[edit]

  • The realm of Eregion is founded,[23] and the building of its chief city, Ost-in-Edhil, is begun.[22]:236

883[edit]

1200[edit]

  • Sauron tries to seduce the Eldar,[23] but finds in Galadriel his main adversary.[22]:237

1350-1400[edit]

c. 1600[edit]

1693[edit]

1700[edit]

c. 1701[edit]

  • "Soon after" the war, she is affected with Sea-longing and decides to dwell near the Sea. Instead she first travels to Imladris with Celebrían, seeking for Celeborn.[22]:240
  • In Imladris she attends the first Council.[22]:239

Third Age[edit]

109[edit]

c. 1100[edit]

  • The Wise (including Galadriel, who is one of the chief Eldar), discover an evil dwelling in Dol Guldur and they believed it is one of the Nazgûl.[25]:1085

1981[edit]

2463[edit]

2510[edit]

2851[edit]

2941[edit]

2953[edit]

2980[edit]

  • Aragorn enters Lothlórien after many travels,[25]:1090 admitted by Galadriel, who bades him to change his worn out clothes and dresses him like a proper prince.[28]

3019[edit]

3021[edit]

Fourth Age[edit]

120[edit]

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Morgoth's Ring, "The Annals of Aman": Note on §86, p. 106
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Morgoth's Ring, "The Annals of Aman": §§99-100
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Peoples of Middle-earth, "XI. The Shibboleth of Fëanor", "The case of the Quenya change of Þ to s", pp. 337-8
  4. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Morgoth's Ring, "The Annals of Aman": §§129-135
  5. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Morgoth's Ring, "The Annals of Aman": §§149-150
  6. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Morgoth's Ring, "The Annals of Aman": §§151-156
  7. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Morgoth's Ring, "The Annals of Aman": §§162-163
  8. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Morgoth's Ring, "The Annals of Aman": §173
  9. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Jewels, "The Grey Annals": §75
  10. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Quenta Silmarillion: Of the Noldor in Beleriand"
  11. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Jewels, "The Grey Annals": §§91-99
  12. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Jewels, "The Grey Annals": §§101-107
  13. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Jewels, "The Grey Annals": §§108-109
  14. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Jewels, "The Grey Annals": §129
  15. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Jewels, "The Grey Annals": §§145-146
  16. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Jewels, "The Grey Annals": §§198-199
  17. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Jewels, "The Grey Annals": §275
  18. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Jewels, "Part Three. The Wanderings of Húrin and Other Writings not forming part of the Quenta Silmarillion: V. The Tale of Years", p. 346
  19. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Quenta Silmarillion: Of the Voyage of Eärendil and the War of Wrath"
  20. 20.0 20.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, Carl F. Hostetter (ed.), The Nature of Middle-earth, "Part One. Time and Ageing: IX. Time-scales and Rates of Growth", pp. 65-6
  21. J.R.R. Tolkien, Carl F. Hostetter (ed.), The Nature of Middle-earth, "Part One. Time and Ageing: XI. Ageing of Elves", p. 81
  22. 22.0 22.1 22.2 22.3 22.4 22.5 22.6 22.7 22.8 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Unfinished Tales, "The History of Galadriel and Celeborn", "Concerning Galadriel and Celeborn"
  23. 23.0 23.1 23.2 23.3 23.4 23.5 J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix B, "The Second Age", pp. 1083-4
  24. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Unfinished Tales, "Aldarion and Erendis: The Mariner's Wife", The further course of the narrative, pp. 205-6
  25. 25.0 25.1 25.2 25.3 25.4 25.5 25.6 25.7 25.8 J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix B, "The Third Age"
  26. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Unfinished Tales, "The History of Galadriel and Celeborn", "Amroth and Nimrodel", pp. 243-5
  27. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Unfinished Tales, "Cirion and Eorl and the Friendship of Gondor and Rohan", "(ii) The Ride of Eorl", pp. 298-9
  28. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix A, "The Númenorean Kings", "The Tale of Aragorn and Arwen", p. 1060
  29. 29.0 29.1 29.2 29.3 29.4 J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix B, "The Great Years", pp. 1092-4
  30. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring, "The Mirror of Galadriel", pp. 365-6
  31. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring, "Farewell to Lórien", pp. 367-78
  32. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Two Towers, "The White Rider", pp. 502-3
  33. 33.0 33.1 33.2 33.3 33.4 33.5 33.6 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", pp. 1095-6
  34. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix B, "Later Events Concerning the Members of the Fellowship of the Ring", p. 1098
  35. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix A, "Durin's Folk", p. 1081