Anakin Skywalker, better known was Darth Vader during the Galactic Civil War, was an powerful Jedi Knight and later, an Sith Lord who helped the rise of the Galactic Empire. He was the father to the rebel Jedi, Luke Skywalker, and rebel general Leia Organa. Although he would witness and commit several crimes against the Rebellion, Vader would briefly join the rebels after turning back to the light side of the force and killing Emperor Palpatine on the Second Death Star but would later die. As a force ghost Vader, know Anakin again, would join Kenobi and Yoda in the force, watching the rebels celebrate their victory on Endor.