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Valacar, King of Gondor, dies

Event Type: Genealogical

Age: 3rd Age - The Kings

Year: 1432


Valacar, 20th King of Gondor, dies:
The Southern Line: Heirs of Anárion

Kings of Gondor. ...Minalcar (regent 1240-1304), crowned as Rómendacil II 1304, died 1366, Valacar. In his time the first disaster of Gondor began, the Kin-strife.

Eldacar son of Valacar (at first called Vinitharya) deposed 1437....

The Lord of the Rings, Appendix A, Annals of the Kings and Rulers: The Realms in Exile

20. Valakar1.  [born] 1194  [lived] 238 [years]  [died] 1432.

The Peoples of Middle-earth, HoME Vol 12, Part 1, Ch 7, The Heirs of Elendil: The Southern Line of Gondor: The Anárioni

King Valacar of Gondor dies, and the civil war of the Kin-strife begins.

The Lord of the Rings, Appendix B, The Tale of Years: The Third Age

1This text is from one of Tolkien's early drafts; the name is an earlier version of the proper name as published in The Lord of the Rings.

Elena Tiriel 11Dec04, 19Jul14

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