Gene Roddenberry
#1610 Overall Influence

Gene Roddenberry

American television screenwriter and producer

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Eugene Wesley Roddenberry was an American television screenwriter, producer and creator of the original Star Trek television series, and its first spin-off The Next Generation. Born in El Paso, Texas, Roddenberry grew up in Los Angeles, where his father was a police officer. Roddenberry flew 89 combat missions in the Army Air Forces during World War II, and worked as a commercial pilot after the war. Later, he followed in his father's footsteps and joined the Los Angeles Police Department, where he also began to write scripts for television.

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University of Miami
University of Miami

Private university in Coral Gables, Florida, United States

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Los Angeles City College
Los Angeles City College

Public community college in Los Angeles

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Columbia University
Columbia University

Private Ivy League research university in New York City

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University of Southern California
University of Southern California

Private research university in Los Angeles, California, United States

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#538 World Rank #204 USA Rank
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