Moving forward from Return of the Jedi, is there any evidence that - aside from Leia and Ben Kenobi - people knew that Luke and Vader were father and son? Or, did Luke and Leia keep that close to the chest? Like, even just Han/Chewy/the rest of the "gang"?

It would make total sense for Luke to not want to share that part of himself with anyone else, but at the same time maybe he came to terms with it once Vader died and the Empire was destroyed..

  • Are you looking for a Legends answer, or from current canon only? – DavidW Dec 7 '20 at 16:23
  • possible dupe: scifi.stackexchange.com/questions/134684/… – NKCampbell Dec 7 '20 at 16:27
  • Legends is fine with me. If an answer wants to also mention canon as a footnote then that'd be cool too. – Charles Dec 7 '20 at 16:51
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    Considering Rey wasn't even sure if Luke had ever really existed I doubt it. – IG_42 Dec 7 '20 at 17:14

Leia told Han that Luke is her brother at the end of ROTJ:

HAN: When he gets back, I won't get in the way.
PRINCESS LEIA ORGANA: [puzzled for a moment, then smiling] Oh, it's not like that at all! He's my brother. [kisses Han ...]

And from Bloodline (via this Reddit link):

"Does Captain Solo know? When did he find out?"
"Han’s always known. I told him the day after I learned the truth from Luke."
Would he be even quicker to leave once he knew she was a part of Darth Vader himself? But Han hadn’t flinched once. He had simply rocked her in his arms[...].

  • if this is the accepted answer, then it's a duplicate - this exact text is linked in this answer to a very similar question: scifi.stackexchange.com/questions/138706/…. (note that this is different from the possible dupe I posted in comment) – NKCampbell Dec 7 '20 at 21:27

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