- A pirate raid on Memphis launched by the Red Raiders fails.
- August 17th: Richard Amaris launches countercoup against military junta and regains control of Rim Worlds Republic.
- The Kerensky family is given hereditary title "Defender of the First Lord".
- Home Rule reestablished in the Magistracy of Canopus
- Rinalla Centrella becomes Magestrix of the Magistracy of Canopus.
- Mount Vesuvius erupts on Terra, devastating Naples in the Italian governmental block
- February 20th: Adam Buquoy is assassinated by a deranged Canopian extremist.
- August 17th: Hakim Wbika killed by Richard Amaris.
- December: Elaine Kurita dies.
- Sarah Davion is born.
- Tanya Kerensky is killed protecting First Lord Nicholas Cameron.
- Frederick Koloniv is killed.
- Mitch Hibbert becomes ruler of the Tortuga Dominions.
- The HFL-1 Heavy Forester is introduced.