Nichelle Nichols

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General Information

Name: Nichelle Nichols

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction

Born: 1933 in Robbins, Illinois



Contact Information: Agent The Artist`s Group 1930 Century Park W, Suite 303 Los Angeles, California

Illinois Connection

  • Born in Robbins, Illinois

Biographical and Professional Information

Nichelle Nichols was born in Robbins, Illinois, near Chicago. Her father was both the town mayor of Robbins and its chief magistrate. She has studied in Chicago as well as New York and Los Angeles. During her time in New York, Nichelle appeared at the famous Blue Angel and Playboy Clubs, as a singer. She also appeared in the role of Carmen for a Chicago stock company production of "Carmen Jones."

She has twice been nominated for the Sara Siddon Award as best actress and is an accomplished dancer and singer as well as an accomplished writer.

Published Works

  • Beyond Uhura, Star Trek and Other Memories, G.P. Putnam`s Sons, 1994
  • Saturn`s Child, G.P. Putnam`s Sons, 1995

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Saturn's Child

ISBN: 0441003842
Release Date: 1996-11-01

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Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

Nichelle Nichols on WorldCat

Nichelle Nichols on Amazon


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