Oh hail yes. Nichelle Nichols, better known as Nyota Uhuru of the original Star trek series.
Purists dispute Nichols and co-star engaged in the first interracial kiss broadcast on American television. Zombiethong says close enough.
Nichols sang with Duke Ellingston and Lionel Hampton before becoming an actress.
Former NASA astronaut Mae Jemison has cited Nichols' role of Lieutenant Uhura as her inspiration for wanting to become an astronaut
Nice vacuum pose