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Sept. 8, 1966

1966: Star Trek makes its network television debut.

Given the cultural impact and enormous franchise spawned by the original Star Trek series, it’s hard to believe that the show lasted just three seasons — 80 episodes — and was canceled by NBC in 1969 because of low ratings.

September 8, 2008 - Posted by | People | ,

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  1. Random factoid. Lenard Nimoy didn’t have is home phone removed from the public directory because he didn’t think it was going to be a problem, but it was!

    Comment by Geoff | September 8, 2008

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