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Nichelle Nichols
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Born:28 December 1933Robbins, Illinois, USA
Known As:Lt. Uhura"Star Trek"
Trivia: Is 5' 5" tall.
With "Star Trek" co-star William Shatner, she shared the first
interracial kiss on television.
Fed up with the racist harrassment, culminating with her learning that the
studio was withholding her fan mail, she submitted her resignation. She
withdrew it when Martin Luther King personally convinced her that
her role was too important as a breakthrough to leave.
(1980) Nominated for a Saturn Award (Academy of Science
Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA) - Best Supporting
Actress for: "Star Trek: The Motion Picture" (1979).
Was employed by NASA - in charge of astronaut recruits and hopefuls.
Has a star on the Walk of Fame - Television - At 6633 Hollywood Blvd.
Video:TVGuide.comNichelle Nichols Videos.
Filmography:The Internet Movie DatabaseNichelle Nichols Filmography.
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