It’s hard to believe that Star Trek celebrated the 47th anniversary of its premier on September 8, 1966. It wasn’t successful on prime time TV, and in fact, the network canceled it and then brought it back because of a write-in campaign. Then the network canceled it again. Another ten years or so would go by before popularity for the show gained momentum.
That was where I discovered the show. Read the rest on Unleaded: Fuel for Writers,