October 5 is the 278th day of the year (279th in leap years). There are 87 days remaining.
- 1985 – "The Lost Prince" of Star Wars: Droids and "The Travelling Jindas" of Star Wars: Ewoks aired on ABC.
- 1999 – Vector Prime, the first book in The New Jedi Order, published.
- 2010 – The Force Unleashed II published.
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