The Silmarillion - Death causes

"For though Eru appointed to you to die not in Eä, and no sickness may assail you, yet slain ye may be, and slain ye shall be: by weapon and by torment and by grief; and your houseless spirits shall come then to Mandos"
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Last updated: January 2, 2019
First submittedDecember 4, 2016
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Elves
YT
Slain by Morgoth at Formenos
Finwë
YT
Mortally wounded by Gothmog at Dor Daedeloth
Fëanor
400
Shielded her son from a poisoned dart
Aredhel
455
Died in the Dagor Bragollach
Angrod, Aegnor
456
Slain by Morgoth in single combat
Fingolfin
465
Mortally wounded by a werewolf in a tower he had built
Finrod Felagund
472
Slain by Gothmog at the Nirnaeth Arnoeidad
Fingon
479
Slain by his friend who thought he was an orc
Beleg
495
Fell at Tumhalad
Orodreth
495
Captured, then killed by orcs during a failed ambush
Finduilas
502
Killed by Dwarves who wanted the Nauglamír
Thingol
503
Chose to be a mortal, died of old age at Tol Galen
Lúthien
506
Slain by Fëanor's sons at Menegroth
Dior
506
Slain in Menegroth while attacking Doriath
Caranthir, Curufin, Celegorm
510
Died when his tower fell during the Fall of Gondolin
Turgon
510
Cast down from the walls by Tuor
Maeglin
538
Slain while attacking the Havens of Sirion
Amrod, Amras
587
Cast himself into a gaping chasm filled with fire
Maedhros
SA
Captured by Sauron at Eregion, tortured and shot with arrows
Celebrimbor
SA
Killed by Sauron in the War of the Last Alliance
Gil-Galad
Men
355
Died of old age at 93, to the grief of his elvish friends
Bëor
455
Fell before the walls of Eithel Sirion during the Dagor Bragollach
Hador
460
Betrayed by Gorlim, killed by orcs in Dorthonion
Barahir
472
Fell pierced with a venomed arrow in his eye in the Nirnaeth Arnoeidad
Huor
499
Cast himself upon the point of his sword
Túrin
499
Jumped from Cabed-en-Aras to her death
Nienor
501
Died while holding her husband's hand at their children's tombstone
Morwen
502
Cast himself into the western sea
Húrin
503
Killed by a wolf, returned to Middle Earth, then died of old age at Tol Galen
Beren
SA
Chose to be mortal, died of old age at 500
Elros
 
 
 
Bad Guys
499
Killed by Túrin at Cabed-en-Aras
Glaurung
510
Stabbed with a spiked helm by Ecthelion, then drowned with him
Gothmog
587
Slain by Eärendil, and cast from the sky
Ancalagon
+1
Level 72
Dec 4, 2016
Very Nice, this one! Thanks!