Milky Way Outer Arm: Beginning of the Rhajonm'Kenp Dynasty, Amon'Keri Continuum.
Triangulum M-33:Suspected time of Dark Nebula Empire's height.
Bolar: Early space age begins.
Triangulum M-33: Dark Nebula Empire begins evacuation of their galaxy; cause currently unknown.
Oleana, Andromeda (M-31): Silky Moonspinner born, Castle of the Winds (Officially Alabaster City,) Alabaster.
Greater Magellanic Cloud: Phong Confederation is established, Chancellor Neghanv presiding.
Aqualiss, Andromeda (M-31): Maurice Delmar born on the Crescent Archipelago.
Earth: Georgian Calendar marks the beginning of the last new century of the 1st millennium.
Bolar: Early scout ships begin constructing new forward bases in distant outposts of the Suctum-Centaurus Arm.
Earth: Powered flight achieved; Kitty Hawk, North Carolina.
Andromeda (M-31): Dark Matter War begins.
Earth: Arch Duke Franz Ferdinand shot and killed. WWI begins.
Andromeda (M-31): Dreamsphere Federation founded.
Earth: Treaty of Versailles signed, WWI ends.
Earth: Stock Market crashes, causing a global depression.
Andromeda II Satellite: Dark Nebula scouts arrive to set up forward bases.
Andromeda (M-31): Dark Matter war ends, Lord Zero slain.
Bolar: Bolar Federation's "Harmonious Liberty" party consolidates political power.
Earth: Nazi Germany invades Poland on September 1st, WWII begins.
Greater Magellanic Cloud: Phong Confederation explores the Tarantula Nebula.
Earth: First nuclear weapon is detonated, White Sands range, outside of Alamogordo, New Mexico.
Andromeda (M-31): Dark Phoenix Militia begins terrorist strikes on Dreamsphere Federation space, the Federation pushes for War within weeks.
Earth: WWII ends, two nuclear weapons used. Planet is torn between Capitalism and Communism.
Greater Magellanic Cloud: Phong Confederation discovers numerous ancient ruins in the GMC, as well as hints of on goings in M-31, they quickly begin a military buildup.
Oleana: Maurice "Airrider" Delmar and Silky Moonspinner are wed.
Sol System: United States of America wins the Space Race, landing on Luna with the Apollo 11 mission. Also, Joseph R. Marklan (great-great ect
grandfather to "Nighthawk" Alex Marklan) is deployed to Vietnam as a pilot with the US Navy.
Andromeda (M-31): Phong Confederation exploratory fleet loses contact with their forward bases in the GMC. Fortifications for their space (near the Tarantula Nebula) begin development.
Earth: USSR dissolves, ending the decades-long Cold War.
Milky Way Outer Arm: Amon'Keri discovers several young sentient species in their own galaxy. Computer models suggest to the Continuum they will become a possible threat in the next 100 Terran-standard years.
Sol System: Georgian Calendar begins second millennium AD.
Suctum-Centaurus Arm: Bolar Federation has tripled in size due to a new policy requiring an influx of resources for welfare programs. Billions of sentients are forced into work camps after a swift series of campaigns.
Earth: Terrorist attacks on the United States begins a new era in foreign and military policy.
Earth: William Rawlins is born. Esteban Catalina joins the US Marine Corps (great-great- grandfather of Alex Marklan)
Sol System: With hundreds of newly-discovered planets, pictures and data spurs on a new type of space race, this time urging newly discovered science be put into use detecting exo-solar planets which may be Terran-like.
Dreamsphere Federation: New advancements in supercomputing lead to the development of a 13-kilometer in diameter hyper intelligent repository of information, henceforth designated as MAIDEN.
Earth: After a decade of hunting terrorists, providing aid and annexing various minor polities, several predominant power blocks exist in the wake of the collapse of the UN. They are in order of size, the United States of North America, European Union, Pan-Asian Coalition, African Leagues, Pacific Alliance, and the Venezuelan-ran Estados Del Sur (States of the South.)
Earth: William Rawlins and his team discover a method for producing working Alcubierre-type FTL drives, and has a prototype ready in a year.
Earth: The major power-blocks of Earth invest heavily in FTL-capable vessels, as their limited range means only a handful of stars are available, with continents or terrain on known planetary bodies being carved up already.
Earth: Alphonse Whittenfield born, Hamburg, Germany.
Local Loop, Orion Arm: The first interstellar vessels having established early colonies protest for further protection from their sponsor states. This leads to an enhanced militarization of the star systems humanity has a foot-hold in (Sol, Alpha Centauri, Wolf 359, Sirius, Procyon, Tau Ceti, ect
Local Loop, Orion Arm: An incident involving a swift coup in which the Pan-Asian Coalition cripples the African Leagues and attempts to remove several prominent EU leaders leads to war within a year, the un-tested militaries of each faction mobilize.
Local Loop, Orion Arm: United Star Commonwealth charter enters it's final draft, first proposed in 2042, it went without notice until the outbreak of the war. The United States of North America, Pacific Alliance, and European Union sign on in it's first iteration.
Wolf 1061d: PAC special forces attempt to end the war early, dropping a multi-kiloton sized anti-matter generation facility on the surface of the planet, killing several million colonists in the process. Within a month, the conflict escalates as ships begin performing orbital kill strikes on known Pan-Asian Coalition fortifications.
Sol System: Jeremiah Black born, Tyco City, Luna.
Local Loop, Orion Arm: War ends as last (known) Separatist PAC enclaves fall. The remaining power-blocks sign into the United Star Commonwealth.
Earth: Mark II Warp Drive comes into existence after much debate about it's new power-intensive layout.
Earth: Alex Marklan born; Las Cruces, New Mexico.
Local Loop, Orion Arm: Alphonse Whittenfield receives his first command; UCS Keirsarge.
Local Loop, Orion Arm: So-called Second Age of Expansion begins, massive fleets of colony ships leave with billions of citizens from a war-weary set of core-worlds, colonies begin setting up on more and more distant planets, the Hyades Cluster (Messier Object 44) has several colony fleets inbound already (although the trip will take 4 years.)
Sol System: The Mark III Warp Drive comes on-line, after years of theorization. That same year, William Rawlins dies due to radiation poisoning.
Hyades Cluster (M-44): The 1st Long-Range Colony Fleet arrives, pulling a "victory orbit" in the nearest system.
Local Loop, Orion Arm: PAC-remnants launch several attacks against freighters and small outposts, attempting to scare the population. The United Star Commonwealth retaliates by siting them as terrorists and pirates. Congress issues an act to expand it's armed forces by 25%, authorizing many new projects. Also, Captain Jeremiah Black recives his first command; UCS Nelson.
Earth: Alex Marklan graduates high school, goes on to college paid by the Marine Corps.
Milky Way, Suctum-Centaurus Arm: Bolar Federation Prime Minister Bemlayze elected for the first time.
Earth: 2nd Lieutenant Marklan graduates from OCS and is slated for his first deployment in 2075 (interrupted by his leave and Christmas holiday).
Andromeda II Satellite Galaxy: Dark Nebula forward bases detect FTL transmissions coming from Andromeda M-31.
2075: The Present Day