William Shatner

Also Known As: William Shatner • Born: 03/22/1931

William Shatner, an iconic figure in the entertainment industry, has left an indelible mark as a versatile actor, author, and recording artist. Born on March 22, 1931, in the Notre-Dame-de-Grâce neighborhood of Montreal, Quebec, Canada, Shatner’s career has spanned over seven decades, showcasing his immense talent and enduring popularity. Best known for his legendary portrayal of Captain James T. Kirk in the Star Trek franchise, Shatner’s journey began with humble origins in Canadian films and television productions. His breakthrough came with the role of Kirk in the original Star Trek series, where he captivated audiences with his charismatic portrayal of the intrepid starship captain.

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Space Pioneer

At 90, William Shatner made history by becoming the oldest person to fly into space aboard a Blue Origin suborbital capsule, experiencing the breathtaking overview effect.

Versatile Artist

In addition to his acting career, Shatner is an accomplished recording artist. Albums like “The Transformed Man” showcase his unique style of dramatic recitations of popular songs.

Enduring Legacy

William Shatner’s portrayal of Captain James T. Kirk in the Star Trek franchise cemented his cultural icon status. He has inspired generations of fans and left an enduring legacy in the entertainment industry.

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Nationality: Canadian

Show(s): Stars on Mars

Network(s): Fox

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Zodiac Sign: Aries

Children: Leslie, Lisabeth, and Melanie

Father: Joseph Shatner

Mother: Ann Shatner

Siblings: Joy Rutenberg, Farla Cohen

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