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Ar-Pharazôn, King of Númenor, dies in the Assault on Valinor (estimated date)

Event Type: Genealogical

Age: Akallabêth/Last Alliance

Date: May 9, 3319

An event in the Assault on Valinor; see that entry for an overview:

Ar-Pharazôn assails Valinor. Downfall of Númenor. ...

The Return of the King, LoTR Appendix B, The Tale of Years: The Second Age

And all the fleets of the Númenóreans were drawn down into the abyss, and they were drowned and swallowed up for ever. But Ar-Pharazôn the King and the mortal warriors that had set foot upon the land of Aman were buried under falling hills: there it is said that they lie imprisoned in the Caves of the Forgotten, until the Last Battle and the Day of Doom.

The Silmarillion, Akallabêth

[Note: the year is canon, but the date is an estimate, set to follow the estimated date of the sailing of the Great Armament by thirty-nine days.]

Elena Tiriel 22Jan05

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