09/12/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

19 Facts You May Not Have Known About The 'Star Wars' Universe

Sure, "Star Wars" is the most obsessed-over movie of all time. There are, however, still some fascinating bits of trivia that have escaped the attention of all but the most hardcore fans.

Being the brainchild of notoriously egocentric George Lucas, the series is chock-full of hidden gems of knowledge and bits of Lucas's personal life.

Here are 19 fascinating facts about the Star Wars universe that aren't all that well known.