25,000 + BSW4
The Old Republic, the first galaxy
is formed; Jedi Knight
s appear; period of galactic peace and expansion begins.
Yoda, the Jedi Master, born.
Chewbacca the Wookie born on Kashyyyk.
Obi-Wan Kenobi, Jedi Knight, born.
Anakin Skywalker born.
Mon Mothma, Senator and Alliance leader, born on Chandrila.
Clone Wars end.
Han Solo born in the Corellian star system.
Fall of the Republic
A dark period of corruption and social injustice sweeps through the Republic, paving the way for Senator Palpatine's rise to power.
Luke Skywalker and Leia Organa born and placed in hiding; Anakin Skywalker becomes Darth Vader; Jedi Knights hunted and killed; Palpatine becomes Emperor; Empire formed; first stirrings of rebellion begin.
Star Wars IV
The events of Star Wars IV: A New Hope occur; first Death Star destroyed
at the Battle of Yavin.
The events of Star Wars V: The Empire Strikes Back occur; Battle of Hoth
The events of Star Wars VI: Return of the Jedi occur; Galactic Civil War
ends with the Battle of Endor; the New Republic is formed; Imperial remnants
The Events of the novels Heir to The Empire, Dark Force Rising,
and The Last Command occur; Leia and Han's son and daughter, Jacen and
The events of the Dark Empire comic series, #1-6, occur; Leia and Han's
son Anakin born.
Note: BSW4 = Before the events of Star Wars
IV: A New Hope; ASW4 = After the events of Star Wars: A New Hope.
A Guide to the Star Wars Universe by Bill Slavicsek