Nichelle Nichols, Pioneering ‘Star Trek’ Actress, Dead at 89

Published: Sunday 31st Jul 2022 by Sam

Nichelle Nichols, famed for her role as Lt. Nyota Uhura in the original ‘Star Trek’ series, has sadly died.

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The star made history as one of the first Black actresses to play a major role in a television series. A trailblazer and a force, she broke race barriers in the 1960s by joining the long-running series.

Nichols’ death was confirmed by Gilbert Bell, her talent manager and business partner of 15 years.

She was 89.

It was revealed that she passed away in New Mexico.

May she rest in peace. Our thoughrs are with her loved ones.

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  1. marilyn monh-O-E ® 👠(#1 DIVA) July 31, 2022

    Well, does she need a Space burial? 💅🏾

    • Infinity July 31, 2022

      Boy STFU. You are TIRED!

      • marilyn monh-O-E ® 👠(#1 DIVA) July 31, 2022

        Looks like you need one too? Talk to NASA 💅🏾 Diva can handle the cremation for you tho🔥💀

    • Fancy BISH (Back To The Future 🤣) 👊🏽💎 August 1, 2022

      Beam her body to space 😂😂😂😂 one less to worry about.

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