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(written from a Production point of view)
(written from a Production point of view)
- 23 January – Sonita Henry is born.
- 28 January – Jace Jeanes is born.
- Star Trek Log 9 by Alan Dean Foster is published by Ballantine Books.
- Gold Key TOS comic #42: "World Against Time" is published.
- Meaning in Star Trek by Karin Blair is published by Anima Books.
- Giant in the Universe by Kay Wood is published by Random House.
- Trillions of Trilligs is published by Random House.
- The Truth Machine by Sharon Lerner, Christopher Cerf, and Jane Clark is published by Random House.
- Letters to Star Trek by Susan Sackett is published by Ballantine Books.
- 7 February – Cory Danziger is born.
- 16 February – Edwin Rochelle dies.
- 28 February – Bernd Perplies is born.
- Gold Key TOS comic #43: "World Beneath the Waves" is published.
- Trek or Treat by Terry Flanagan and Eleanor Ehrhardt is published by Ballantine Books.
- 15 March – Seth Ayott is born.
- 28 March – Annie Wersching is born.
- 15 April – Scott Trimble is born.
- 26 April – McKenzie Westmore is born.
- 27 April – Stanley Adams dies.
- Star Trek: Planet of the Titans rejected by Paramount Pictures.
- Pre-production on Star Trek: Phase II begins.
- The Star Trek Reader II by James Blish is published by Dutton.
- 2 June – Zachary Quinto is born.
- 10 June – Paramount Television Services is officially announced for which Star Trek: Phase II is to serve as its flagship.
- 16 June – Ricky Luna is born.
- 15 July – David Anthony Buglione is born.
- 19 July – Erin Cummings is born.
- 25 July – Christine Boylan is born.
- 30 July – Javier Botet is born.
- The Price of the Phoenix by Sondra Marshak and Myrna Culbreath is published by Bantam Books.
- Gold Key TOS comic #45 (reprint of Issue #7): "The Voodoo Planet" is published.
- 2 August – Diogo Picchi is born.
- 7 August – Kasia Kowalczyk is born.
- 9 August – Lin Oeding is born.
- 18 August – Jim Sheppard dies.
- 31 August – Joseph Mell dies.
- Plans for Star Trek: Phase II are abandoned in favor of a Star Trek feature film.
- Planet of Judgment by Joe Haldeman is published by Bantam Books.
- The Star Trek Reader III by James Blish is published by Dutton.
- Gold Key TOS comic #46: "Mr. Oracle" is published.
- 15 September – Tom Hardy is born.
- 19 September – Darth Schuhe is born.
- Gold Key TOS comic #47: "This Tree Bears Bitter Fruit" is published.
- 20 October – Sam Witwer is born.
- 23 October – Olatunde Osunsanmi is born.
- Gold Key TOS comic #48: "Murder Boards the Enterprise" is published.
- The Prisoner of Vega by Sharon Lerner, Christopher Cerf, and Robert Swanson is published by Random House.
- Star Fleet Medical Reference Manual by Eileen Palestine is published by Ballantine Books.
- 15 November – Jason Vaughn is born.
- 29 November – Christina Weathersby is born.
- Star Trek 12 by James Blish and J.A. Lawrence is published by Bantam Books.
- Gold Key TOS comic #49: "A Warp in Space" is published.
- The Making of the Trek Conventions by Joan Winston is published by Doubleday.
- The City on the Edge of Forever is published by Bantam Books, the very first Star Trek photonovel.
- Where No Man Has Gone Before, fotonovel 2 is published by Bantam Books.
- 23 December – Joanna Fuller is born.
- 25 December – Frank P. Keller dies.
- The Trouble with Tribbles, fotonovel 3 is published by Bantam Books.
- David Tristan Birkin is born.
- "The Enterprise Logs 3" is published by Golden Press.
- Winter – "The Enterprise Logs 4" is published by Golden Press.
- Star Trek Puzzle Manual (2nd edition) by James Razzi is published by Bantam Books.
- Star Trek Intragalactic Puzzles by James Razzi is published by Bantam Books.
- Star Trek Quiz Book by Bart Andrews and Brad Dunning is published by Signet Books.
- Star Trek Postcard Book is published by Prime Press.
- The short story "Tin Woodsman", by Dennis Putman Bailey and David Bischoff and first published in Amazing Stories in their December 1976 issue, is nominated for a Nebula Award. The story was later adapted for the 1990 episode "Tin Man".
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