Unused Names for Captain Kirk

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Unused Names for Captain Kirk

Post by Triton » Tue Jan 05, 2016 8:30 pm

When William Shatner was cast in the lead of Star Trek, Gene Roddenberry decided to rename his captain character from Robert April. In the book Star Trek: The Inside Story the names considered were January, Drake, Flagg, Thorpe, Christopher, Hannibal, Richard, Raintree, Boone, Patrick, Hamilton, Hudson, Timber, Neville, North, Winter, and Kirk.

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