Artist Inspirations: Kirk (1995)
James Tiberius Kirk
Born: Iowa, U.S.A., Planet Earth
Graduate: Starfleet Academy
Rank: Captain of teh first U.S.S> Enterprise, a 23rd-century, Constitutio-class, Federation starship whose missionwas to explore new worlds.
Famous Words: “All I ask is a tall ship, and a star to steer her by.”
Captain Kirk (William Shatner) coomanded the Enterprise through three seasons (79 episodes) of STAR TREKon television, beginning in 1966, and has appeared in seven feature films thus far.
You can also find Captain kirk’s counterpart, Captain Jean-Luc Picard from STAR TREK: THE NEXT GENERATION, in the 1995 Keepsake Ornament Collection at your Hallmark retailer.