- February: - Draconis Combine & Capellan Confederation forces successfully raid Towne of Star League Supplies.
- December: - Towne is taken by the Draconis Combine, from the Federated Suns.
- March: - the Lyran Commonwealth invades Bolan, with devastating consequences.
- December: - Conrad Toyama is appointed Chief Administrator of the Dieron HPG.
- ComStar Letter of Credit instituted.
- June 4th: Ellie Kinnison is born.