Taisham 9 (December 30)
- 979 NE - Over a period of time Kerene Nagashi, Aisha Raveneos, Valera Gorovni, Ludice Daneen and Meilyn Arganya all leave Tar Valon to begin their search for the Dragon Reborn.
- 1000 NE - Rebels, led by Caraline Damodred and Toram Riatin, approach Cairhien.
- 1000 NE - Elenia and Naean try to claim the Lion Throne. Dyelin imprisons them.