• 1276 DR [Year of the Crumbling Keep]
  • Birth of Lhestyn, daughter of Baeron and Shilarn, the Lords of Waterdeep. »

  • 1298 DR [Year of the Pointed Bone]
  • Lhestyn, as the "Masked Lady", infiltrates the Shadow Thieves Guild of Waterdeep and exposes the guild. Within the span of a bloody week, the Shadow Thieves are either dead or fled from the city due to the Watch and the Lord's agents (like Lhestyn). »

  • 1300 DR [Year of Starfall]
  • Lhestyn weds Zelphar Arunsun, a powerful mage from Neverwinter (and acknowledged youngest son of Khelben the Elder). »

  • 1302 DR [Year of the Broken Helm]
  • Khelben "Ravenscloak" Arunsun the Younger is born to Lhestyn and Zelphar Arunsun in Waterdeep. »

  • 1308 DR [Year of Catacombs]
  • Baeron, Open Lord of Waterdeep, dies of fever, and Shilarn, his wife, immolates herself on his funeral pyre.
    Lhestyn, their daughter, becomes the Open Lord of Waterdeep, and construction begins on her (and later Piergeiron's) palace. »

  • 1311 DR [Year of the Fist]
  • Lhestyn secretly names Piergeiron, a paladin and officer of the city guard, a Lord of Waterdeep and her eventual successor as Open Lord of Waterdeep. »

  • 1314 DR [Year of the Shadowtop]
  • Death of Lhestyn Arunsun (widow to Zelphar Arunsun). Piergeiron Paladinson becomes the new Open Lord of Waterdeep. »