CT How Years had passed Between ROTS & ANH?

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  1. SkywalkerJedi02 Jedi Master

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    I just wondered as Leia and Luke are both at least 20 and Obi-won has to be at least into his 50's as he is grey haired and all so is it about 20 years time difference?
  2. Ord-Mantell70 Jedi Grand Master

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    It's 19 years officially if I remember well. Around 20 yes.

    Luke and Leia supposed to be 19, Ben (Obi-Wan) Kenobi 57, Vader 41.

    Although at the time Star Wars/ANH was made (1976), the chronology was way different. Vader and Obi-Wan were originally supposed to be much older (at least in their 70's).
  3. MOC Yak Face Old Films' Curator

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    And building speed was very, very slow. 20 years to knock out a DS not that impressive.
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  4. Carbon1985 Jedi Grand Master

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    [quote DarthDuckie, post: 50873309, member: 1041877"]And building speed was very, very slow. 20 years to knock out a DS not that impressive.[/quote]

    You dont remember the big union strike against the Empire a few years after Episode III? An OT deleted scene show them picketing in front of a half built death star and Darth Vader & Tarkin working as scabs to break the Union building the trash compactor and also installing a few bathrooms.
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  5. Legolas Skywalker Force Ghost

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  6. Heero_Yuy Chosen One

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    Isn't this a question for the Saga thread?
  7. anakinfansince1983 Chosen One

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  8. DarthBoba Manager Emeritus

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    Question's been answered; 1) locking, and 2) please utilize the "got a question" thread for queries like this.
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