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Baltar's mother

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For relating to Gaius Baltar's mother in the Re-imagined Series comics, see: Vanessa Baltar.
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Baltar's mother
Baltar's mother
Baltar's mother cradling a baby Baltar.

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Introduced Battlestar Galactica Annual 2014
Death Sometime between 7310 and 7314, unknown causes
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Children Baltar (son)
Marital Status Romantically involved with Sela[1]
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Baltar's mother is a Cylon
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Baltar's mother is a woman who, with Sela, begat Baltar.

Residing on Cygnus, Baltar's mother cared for Baltar—forbidding Baltar to visit the tylium mines—while keeping Sela's self-destructive urges in check. However, following her death, Sela was left unchecked and Baltar was given his first taste of power and vice.

As a child, Baltar's mother would nurse him under the stars; a memory Baltar had of her was pointing out the stars held by the Cylon Empire (Battlestar Galactica Annual 2014).


  1. The state of their union is never explicitly stated.