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Many of us remember Nichelle Nichols from her role as officer Lieutenant Uhura aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise in the Star Trek television series. What you might not know is not only is Nichols an actress, she is a singer and voice artist. Here are a few other amazing facts to know about the talented entertainer... The post 11 Intriguing Fac...
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"in 1966, Uhura was the first black woman as a main character on US TV who was not a servant. NBC refused to let Nichelle Nichols be a regular, claiming Deep South affiliates would be angered, so Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry hired her as a “day worker,” but included her in almost every episode. She actually made more money than any of the other actors through this workaround, but it was still a humiliating second-class status. The network people made life hard for Nichols, constantly…