From Wookieepedia, the Star Wars wiki.
Tuckerism or tuckerization refers to basing a fictional entity name on a real-life person name, the person usually being a friend of the author or creator.
List of tuckerisms in Star Wars
George Lucas also appears in the background of X-wing Rogue Squadron: The Phantom Affair (seen in this image), and Randy Stradley appears in the background of several Star Wars Tales comics.
Anagrams and reversals of actual words are common easter eggs in the X-wing computer game series.