- Deadly plague claims the lives of half the population of Alfirk.
- Magistracy Armed Forces commander Sandrella Raventhir sets up dummy industrial complex to Thraxa to ambush raiders.
- Hohiro Kurita named Coordinator of the Draconis Combine.
- Thaddeus Marik dies.
- Stephan Marik named Captain-General of the Free Worlds League.