Prince of Rohan, nephew and adopted son of King Theoden.
Born in 3019 of the
Third Age, he was branded an out law in Rohan by Theoden who was under the control
of Grima Wormtongue stooge of Saruman. He fought at Hornburg, Pelennor Fields, and
the Black Gate of Mordor. When Theoden was slain at Pelennor he became King of
Rohan and ruled until 63 of the Fourth Age.