- Megrez falls to Lyran Commonwealth.
- Edward Davion, heir to First Prince William Davion of the Federated Suns, is killed in a Capellan raid on Royalston.
- Krüger Von Rohrs deposes and imprisons his brother Yama Von Rohrs, becoming the last Von Rohrs Coordinator of the Draconis Combine.
- Marika Von Rohrs restores position of Keeper of the Family Honor.
- Brion Marik's sixth term as Captain-General of the Free Worlds League begins.