Brego becomes King of Rohan
Event Type: Genealogical
Age: 3rd Age - The Stewards
1. Eorl the Young. ... [His days] were shortened by a renewed attack of the Easterlings. Eorl fell in battle in the Wold, and the first mound was raised. ...
2. Brego. He drove the enemy out of the Wold, and Rohan was not attacked again for many years. In 2569 he completed the great hall of Meduseld. At the feast his son Baldor vowed that he would tread 'the Paths of the Dead' and did not return. Brego died of grief the next year.
3. Aldor the Old. He was Brego's second son. ...
The Return of the King, LoTR Appendix A, Annals of the Kings and Rulers: The House of Eorl
Elena Tiriel 15Dec04