- The Barrett's Fusiliers mercenary unit forms.
- Natasha of the Kerensky (Bloodname) enters the Grand Bloodname Melee, eventually winning a Bloodname.
- McCarron's Armored Cavalry leaves Draconis Combine service; enters employ of Capellan Confederation.
- Colonists on Alexandra rise up in rebellion against Clan Cloud Cobra.
- Interstellar Expeditions discovers the Star League era recharge station in the system identified as SLSC M9III.2855 and which later becomes known as Rest Stop.
- The Baron of Hortense, Jean-Paul Grandin, is ousted from rule by a revolution and goes into exile with his family on Vaucluse. The Noble Order of Saint Louis on Hortense is created.