Tag Archives: Nichelle Nichols

We Lost Two Legends: Bill Russell and Nichelle Nichols…RIP

We lost two legends today, Bill Russell and Nichelle Nichols. Mr. Russell..what could you say? If you were a basketball fan, you had to at least respect Mr. Russell, even if you hated the Celtics. He was an athlete, but, … Continue reading

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Tuesday Open Thread | Star Trek 50th Anniversary Week

More Star Trek!

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Saturday Open Thread | Black Women in Television: Nichelle Nichols

Nichelle Nichols brought an entire new view of Black women with her portrayal of Lieutenant Uhura. Yes, Black women would be in the future – and they would be competent, professional and a vital participant. ………………     Nichelle Nichols … Continue reading

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Serendipty SOUL | Monday Open Thread| Star Trek Week: “UHURA”

This week 3 Chics features the Sisters and Brothers of Star Trek. Today’s STAR is Nichelle Nichols AKA “UHURA.” Nichelle Nichols (nee Grace Dell Nichols on December 28, 1932) is an American actress, singer and voice artist. She sang with … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread

Good Morning. Today’s trailblazer is Nichelle Nichols. Nichelle Nichols (born Grace Dell Nichols; December 28, 1932) is an American actress, singer and voice artist. She sang with Duke Ellington and Lionel Hampton before turning to acting. Her most famous role … Continue reading

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