The following events took place in
The Unification Wars come to an end, with the Koros system united under Empress Teta's rule.
 Marka Ragnos dies, prompting a duel between the rival Sith Lords Ludo Kressh and Naga Sadow, who both seek to succeed Ragnos. As Ragnos's spirit looks on, Sadow emerges victorious and is anointed the new Dark Lord of the Sith.
 The Great Hyperspace War—a galactic conflict between the Galactic Republic and the Sith Empire—erupts when two young hyperspace scouts, Gav and Jori Daragon, accidentally make contact with the Sith.
 The Manderon Period ends.
 Sadow instigates the Great Hyperspace War in hopes of conquering the Republic, invading major Republic worlds such as Coruscant and the Koros system along the Daragon Trail hyperlane.
 King Adas's holocron is lost on the planet Ashas Ree following the death of its owner, Lord Garu.
 Sadow's forces are ultimately driven back when his forces are revealed to be largely illusions, and Sadow flees back to the Sith Empire, where he is confronted by Ludo Kressh.
 Sadow escapes after destroying Kressh's fleet just ahead of a Republic fleet pursuing him, and ultimately finds refuge on the moon of Yavin 4.
 The Sith starship crashes on the remote planet Omen Kesh, stranding its crew as the Lost Tribe of Sith, while its sister ship is thrown into the future and arrives around Harbinger 41 ABY.
 Supreme Chancellor Pultimo orders an invasion of the Stygian Caldera to wipe out the remains of the Sith Empire.
 A supernova occurs in the Moddell sector, forming the Din Pulsar. (Approximate date)
 Csilla undergoes an ice age, blanketing its surface with glaciers and forcing the Chiss species to move underground. (Approximate date)
 The symbol of the Academy of Carida is carved into the moon of Carida, earning it the name of the Mascot Moon. (Approximate date)
 Reaper's World is colonized approximately around this time.
Jedi fighting Sith.
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establishes the endpoints of this era as The Essential Atlas 7000 BBY and 5000 BBY.
confirms the The Essential Atlas Manderon Period ends in 5000 BBY, while states the The Complete Star Wars Encyclopedia Old Sith Wars start with the beginning of the Great Sith War in 4000 BBY.
establishes the Star Wars: Dawn of the Jedi Volume 2—Prisoner of Bogan year 36,453 BBY as the date of the Tho Yor Arrival, which is the zero point of the Tho Yor Arrival dating system, meaning the difference between the calendar based on the Battle of Yavin and the TYA year-notation system is 36,453 years. This date is derived from simple math based upon other confirmed dates.
states that the The New Essential Chronology Great Hyperspace War began in 5000 BBY, which is 1,347 BTC in Star Wars: The Old Republic 's , so the difference between the calendar based on the Galactic Timeline Battle of Yavin and the calendar based on the Treaty of Coruscant is 3,653 years. This date is derived using simple math based upon other confirmed dates.
states that the The New Essential Chronology Ruusan Reformation occurred in 1000 BBY, which is the zero point of the calendar based on the Ruusan Reformation, so the difference between the calendar based on the Battle of Yavin and the Ruusan Reformation's year-notation system is 1,000 years. This date is derived using simple math based upon other confirmed dates.
states that the The Essential Atlas Battle of Yavin occurred in year 35, which is the zero point of the BBY/ABY year-notation system, so the difference between the calendar based on the Battle of Yavin and the Great ReSynchronization's year-notation system is thirty-five years. This date is derived from simple math based upon other confirmed dates. ↑
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" Star Wars Eras" – " Keeper of the Holocron's Blog," Leland Chee's StarWars.com Blog (content now obsolete; backup link on Archive.org)
Tales of the Jedi: The Golden Age of the Sith
on Evil Never Dies: The Sith Dynasties Hyperspace ( article) (content now ; backup links obsolete 1 2 on Archive.org)
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Jedi vs. Sith: The Essential Guide to the Force