- Free Worlds Guards attacks Ingersoll, and destroys the garrisoning Ariana Grenadiers before being repulsed by Warrior House Ijori.
- First episode of holovid Fringers is broadcast.
- Duke of Tamar creates the Stealthy Tigers "mercenary" unit.
- Paul Fokker wins the Solaris VII Open Arena Class Grand Championship for a fifth year in a row.
- Increasingly disillusioned with a hostile First Circuit, Primus Raymond Karpov refuses to attend the body for three months.