Argeleb I, King of Arthedain, slain in the Battle between Arthedain and Rhudaur
Event Type: Genealogical
Age: 3rd Age - The Kings
An event in the Battle between Arthedain and Rhudaur; see that entry for an overview.
Argeleb I, son of Malvegil, 7th King of Arthedain, is slain in the Battle between Arthedain and Rhudaur.
In the days of Argeleb son of Malvegil, since no descendants of Isildur remained in the other kingdoms, the kings of Arthedain again claimed the lordship of all Arnor. The claim was resisted by Rhudaur. ... Argeleb ... was slain in battle with Rhudaur and Angmar.Notes
The Return of the King, LoTR Appendix A, Annals of the Kings and Rulers: Eriador, Arnor, and the Heirs of Isildur: The North-kingdom and the Dúnedain
added quotes: Elena Tiriel 10Jul06