"I am a Jedi, like my father before me."
-Luke Skywalker, to Emperor Palpatine
Luke Skywalker was a Jedi Knight
who fought for the Alliance to Restore the Republic
during the Galactic Civil War
. Originally a farmer on the planet Tatooine
, Luke would join the rebellion after aiding Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi
forces on Tatooine alongside Han Solo
, and R2-D2
and leave the planet. Luke would then later rescue Princess Leia Organa
and become an hero of the rebellion after destroying the Death Star during the Battle of Yavin
. Luke would continue to fight for the Rebellion up until the Battle of Endor
, in which he redeemed his secret father, Darth Vader
, and killed the Imperial Emperor, Palpatine. Years later, Luke would create his own Jedi Order
, but this order would eventually be destroyed by an rogue student, Kylo Ren.