Main Page - Obsidian Fleet Database. Star Trek Online Wiki. Gene Roddenberry. Eugene Wesley Roddenberry (August 19, 1921 – October 24, 1991) — known as Gene Roddenberry — was an American television screenwriter, producer, and futurist.
He is best known for creating the original Star Trek television series and thus the Star Trek science fiction franchise. Born in El Paso, Texas, Roddenberry grew up in Los Angeles, California where his father worked as a police officer. Star Trek. Star Trek has been a cult phenomenon for decades. Fans of the franchise are called Trekkies or Trekkers.
The franchise spans a wide range of spin-offs including games, figurines, novels, toys, and comics. Star Trek had a themed attraction in Las Vegas which opened in 1998 and closed in September 2008. Ex Astris Scientia - Bernd Schneider's Star Trek Site. Star Trek Expanded Universe - Fan fiction, RPG, fan films. The Star Trek Encyclopedia (9780671536091): Michael Okuda, Denise Okuda, Debbie Mirek. Star Trek Online Wiki - Characters, Ships, Equipment, Guides, Fleets, & more! Star Trek: The Original Series. The show is set in the Milky Way galaxy, roughly during the 2260s.
The ship and crew are led by Captain James T. Kirk (William Shatner), first officer and science officer Mr. Spock (Leonard Nimoy), and chief medical officer Leonard McCoy (DeForest Kelley). Memory Beta, non-canon Star Trek Wiki. Memory Alpha - The Star Trek Wiki.