Mos Eisley spaceport: You will never find a more wretched hive of scum and villainy. We must be cautious.
– Ben Kenobi, A New Hope
Today we remember Ralph McQuarrie at his birthday (born 1929, died 2012)
Ralph McQuarrie was born in Indiana, USA and was the conceptual designer and illustrator for A New Hope, The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi. He also have a cameo part in The Empire Strikes Back as General McQuarrie. Listen to him and see some of his work in Ralph McQuarrie interview: The Star Wars Gallery. Show your tribute to his work by liking his Facebook page.
General McQuarrie is second in command on the Hoth rebel base.