- Drizzt Do'Urden is born in Menzoberranzan to Malice Do'Urden and Zaknafein Do'Urden of House Do'Urden. Harnessing the power of his birth, Malice evokes a spell to destroy House DeVir.
- Joadath, Lord of Shadowdale, slaughters Tyrists on Watcher's Knoll in his attempt to force his beliefs on his people.
- In Menzoberranzan, House DeVir is attacked and destroyed by House Do'Urden, which becomes the Ninth House. This marks the beginning of the city's Sable Years.
- The nobles of Yulash begin to fight viciously for control over the city.
- Yenandra, the "Pirate Queen", begins her reign in Dambrath.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 R.A. Salvatore (December 2005). Homeland. (Wizards of the Coast). ISBN 0-7869-3953-2.
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 Brian R. James and Ed Greenwood (September, 2007). The Grand History of the Realms. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 132. ISBN 978-0-7869-4731-7.
- ↑ Ed Greenwood, Julia Martin, Jeff Grubb (1993). Forgotten Realms Campaign Setting 2nd edition (revised), Shadowdale. (TSR, Inc), p. 6. ISBN 1-5607-6617-4.
- ↑ Brian R. James, Eric Menge (August 2012). Menzoberranzan: City of Intrigue. (Wizards of the Coast). ISBN 978-0786960361.