Nichelle Nichols has died on the age of 89, it has been confirmed.
The actress, who was finest identified for her groundbreaking function in Star Trek, died on Saturday.
Her son Kyle Johnson introduced the information on Sunday in a press release, which mentioned: ‘Final evening, my mom, Nichelle Nichols, succumbed to pure causes and handed away.
‘Her mild nevertheless, like the traditional galaxies now being seen for the primary time, will stay for us and future generations to take pleasure in, study from, and draw inspiration.’
He added: ‘Hers was a life properly lived and as such a mannequin for us all.’
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