|Age of Enthronement|
- Beldam I assumes the mantle of Grand Prince of Taldor, succeeding Cydonus III, who died of poison. His predecessor's free-spending ways quickly earned him the nickname "the Penniless".
- Grand Prince of Taldor Cydonus III dies of poisoning, ending his opulent, self-indulgent reign after 5 years. He was referred to as the "Red Prince" for the his spending's effect on the empire's ledgers. His body was stolen by Origen Sarlu, one of Cydonus's lovers, who sealed it and himself in Cydonus's House of Senses Awakened.