- The Capellan Confederation's third attempted invasion of Oriente in fourteen months is defeated by Captain-General Thaddeus Marik's forces.
- Free Worlds League forces capture the pivotal world of Bella I.
- 5th Capellan Chargers formed.
- Laurelli Liao is born.
- Nicholas Space Craft company of New Earth is destroyed, production of Princess-class DropShips ceases.