|Full name: Jabba Desilijic Tiure
Date of Birth: Unknow
Planet of Birth: Nal Hutta, Hutt Space
Current occupation: slavery
Jabba the Hutt has come to represent g reed and anarchy at Outer Rim
Ja bba was the child of Zorba Desilijic T iure. He took formal control of the De silijic kajidic around 2 BBY, when he killed the offspring of Jiliac, the f ormer leader. The old Hutt died follo wing a grueling fight to the death wit h Durga Besadii Tai.
Jabba Boon ta Eve
Jabba hosts the Boonta Ev e Classic podrace.
At the incre dibly young age of 80, the up-and-com ing gangster established his crimin al empire on the remote desert world o f Tatooine, located in the Tatoo syst em. In 516 BBY, he moved his criminal o perations into an old B'omarr Monast ery, safely nestling himself in the p lanet's comfortable obscurity.
Jabba started small, finding earl y work as a high-risk gunrunner, alon g with his lifelong friend Ephant Mon . During Senator Palpatine's rise to power, the Hutt was one of several gan gsters who made his bid for dominance . His competitors included Sise From m, the then-kingpin of organized cri me in the galaxy and Prince Xizor, fle dgling heir to the Black Sun criminal empire. Though neither Xizor nor Jab ba were by any means young, both had ju st been handed the reins of power esta blished by their respective crimina l families. While Fromm played war ga mes, Xizor and Jabba sensed the winds of change and spent their resources g arnering favor with those who seemed to be shifting into power.
Due to the attractive nature of beco ming a gangster during the galaxy's t ime of change, he attained minions. A Twi'lek spice smuggler from Ryloth, Bib Fortuna would become his majordo mo early on. He was always in attendan ce where Jabba was, be it podraces, th e Palace, or other ventures. Bib woul d later be replaced by Naroon Cuthus, only to take power again years later.
Jabba kept an enormous, r eptilian-humanoid creature as his c hampion gladiator in a spike-pit are na under his suite in the Mos Espa Gran d Arena, where he used the beast to get rid of undesirable individuals in de ath matches for his own amusement.