- War Lord Rhaulor of Waterdeep proposes to found the "Empire of the North". Ahghairon opposes him and turns the Warlord's Blade into a viper, which bites, poisons, and kills Rhaulor.
- Ahghairon becomes the first Lord of Waterdeep, declaring that wisdom and not might would govern the city. This is considered to be the founding moment of the city of Waterdeep.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 Brian R. James and Ed Greenwood (September, 2007). The Grand History of the Realms. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 116. ISBN 978-0-7869-4731-7.
- ↑ Ed Greenwood and Steven E. Schend (July 1994). “Campaign Guide”. City of Splendors (TSR, Inc), p. 30. ISBN 0-5607-6868-1.
- ↑ Ed Greenwood, Sean K. Reynolds, Skip Williams, Rob Heinsoo (June 2001). Forgotten Realms Campaign Setting 3rd edition. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 180. ISBN 0-7869-1836-5.