He was a slave child on Tatooine. Built C3PO. He's the only human to ever podrace. Blew up a starship He really missed his mom. Disliked sand. Joined the Jedi after being rejected due to his age. Fell in love with a senator. Was mentored by Obi-Wan and Palpatine (long and short, it didn't end well). Had his hand cut off. Feared his wife's death. Killed defenceless prisoners. Sacked the Jedi Temple. Broke his wifes windpipe heart. Had his other hand and legs cut off, had a close encounter with a lava field. Learned the best policy is to just say no.