Gene Roddenberry

Gene Roddenberry
1921 - 1991

Gene Roddenberry  American Film/TV Producer


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Gene Roddenberry passed away on 24th Oct 1991 aged 70.


Gene Roddenberry was previously married to Majel Barrett (1969 - 1991) and Eileen Anita Rexroat (1942 - 1969).

He was in a relationship with Nichelle Nichols.


American Film/TV Producer Gene Roddenberry passed away on 24th Oct 1991 Santa Monica, California, U.S. aged 70. Born Eugene Wesley Roddenberry on 19th August, 1921 (Leo) in El Paso, Texas, U.S. and educated at Franklin High School, Gene Roddenberry is most remembered for creator of Star Trek. His zodiac sign is Leo.

Gene Roddenberry is a member of the following lists: American male screenwriters, Showrunners and American male novelists.


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Married2 27 years 25 years, 6 months 22 years
Dating1 - - -
Total3 27 years 16 years, 4 months 22 years


First Name Gene
Last Name Roddenberry
Full Name at Birth Eugene Wesley Roddenberry
Alternative Name Robert Wesley, The Great Bird of the Galaxy
Age 70 (age at death) years
Birthday 19th August, 1921
Birthplace El Paso, Texas, U.S.
Died 24th October, 1991
Place of Death Santa Monica, California, U.S.
Cause of Death Heart Failure
Height 6' 1" (185 cm)
Build Average
Hair Color Salt and Pepper
Zodiac Sign Leo
Sexuality Straight
Religion Secular Humanist
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Franklin High School
University Los Angeles City College
Occupation Text Television Screenwriter, Producer
Occupation Film/TV Producer
Claim to Fame creator of Star Trek
Brand Endorsement (1986) Print ad: Guinness Extra Stout.
Official Websites,,

Eugene Wesley "Gene" Roddenberry (August 19, 1921 – October 24, 1991) was an American television screenwriter, producer, populistic philosopher, and futurist. He is best remembered for creating the original Star Trek television series. Born in El Paso, Texas, Roddenberry grew up in Los Angeles, where his father worked as a police officer. Roddenberry flew eighty-nine combat missions in the Army Air Forces during World War II, and worked as a commercial pilot after the war. Later he followed in his father's footsteps and joined the Los Angeles Police Department and also began to focus on writing scripts for television.

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Gene Roddenberry70 LeoFilm/TV Producer
Majel Barrett76 PiscesActress
Eileen Anita Rexroat-
Nichelle Nichols83 CapricornActress