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Joan Swift (11 May 193326 June 2016; age 83) was the actress who played Aurelan Kirk in the Star Trek: The Original Series first season episode "Operation -- Annihilate!".

She made several appearances on such television series as The Lucy Show (starring Lucille Ball) and The Jack Benny Program. She also made guest appearances on I Spy, Bewitched, and Ironside, and appeared in the television movie Lucy Gets Lucky, with Lucille Ball and Lee Delano.

Swift was featured in the Jerry Lewis films The Patsy (1964) and The Family Jewels (1965). She also had supporting roles in the 1965 drama Brainstorm, starring Jeffrey Hunter and Phillip Pine and featuring Biff Elliot, Steve Ihnat, and Bill Quinn, and the 1971 science fiction classic The Andromeda Strain, directed by Robert Wise. Fellow Star Trek alumni Bart La Rue, Michael Pataki, Georgia Schmidt, and Garry Walberg made appearances in the latter film as well.

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