First Age 545
Notable events in this year include:
- The War of Wrath. The Host of the Valar, led by Eönwë, reach Beleriand aboard ships made by the Teleri. The Great Battle against Morgoth begins.
- ↑ J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Quenta Silmarillion: Of the Voyage of Eärendil and the War of Wrath"
- ↑ 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