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The following events took place in the year 18 BBY,[8] also known as 3259 LY according to the Lothal Calendar[5] and year 7959 in the C.R.C. calendar.[7]

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  1. 1.00 1.01 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.05 1.06 1.07 1.08 1.09 1.10 1.11 Star Wars: Galactic Atlas establishes that the founding of the Galactic Empire occurs in 19 BBY. The events of Ahsoka commence exactly one year after the Empire's founding, placing the novel's events in 18 BBY.
  2. The novel Catalyst: A Rogue One Novel reveals that the Ryloth insurgency began in 19 BBY and didn't end until 5 ABY as revealed in Aftermath: Life Debt
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 Catalyst: A Rogue One Novel
  4. 4.0 4.1 Lords of the Sith
  5. 5.0 5.1 Star Wars Rebels: The Visual Guide
  6. Star Wars: The Rebel Files
  7. 7.0 7.1 Star Wars: Scum and Villainy: Case Files on the Galaxy's Most Notorious
  8. Star Wars: Galactic Atlas
  9. 9.00 9.01 9.02 9.03 9.04 9.05 9.06 9.07 9.08 9.09 9.10 9.11 9.12 9.13 According to Ultimate Star Wars, New Edition, the occupation of Mon Cala took place a year into the Emperor's rule. Since Star Wars: Galactic Atlas dates the beginning of Imperial rule to 19 BBY, the subjugation and subsequent occupation of Mon Cala, seen in issues 13, 14, 15, 16, and 17 of Star Wars: Darth Vader: Dark Lord of the Sith, took place in 18 BBY.
  10. Kanan 3
  11. Tarkin
  12. 12.0 12.1 12.2 12.3 Kanan 5
  13. Battlefront II: Inferno Squad
Imperial Era (19 BBY5 ABY)
Galactic timeline

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Years of the Imperial Era
19 BBY · 18 BBY · 17 BBY · 16 BBY · 15 BBY · 14 BBY · 13 BBY
12 BBY · 11 BBY · 10 BBY · 9 BBY · 7 BBY · 6 BBY · 5 BBY · 4 BBY
3 BBY · 2 BBY · 1 BBY · 0 BBY/0 ABY · 1 ABY · 2 ABY · 3 ABY
4 ABY · 5 ABY
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