Rose Gamgee dies (approximate date)
Event Type: Genealogical
Age: 4th Age
Date: June 30, 0061
Death of Mistress Rose, wife of Master Samwise, on Mid-year's Day.
The Return of the King, LoTR Appendix B, The Tale of Years: Later Events Concerning the Members of the Fellowship of the Ring
The actual date of this event is Mid-year's Day, 1482 Shire Reckoning, but that cannot be represented using modern date software. In the Middle-earth calendar, three days fall between 30 June and 1 July in non-leap years; in order, they are: 1 Lithe, Mid-year's Day (Midsummer), and 2 Lithe.
revised date: Elena Tiriel 25Aug07