christine~ (eppylover) wrote,

Scotty has permanently beamed up...

Since the Beatles fandoms seem to perpetually collide
with the Star Trek fandoms:

James Doohan, 'Star Trek's' Scotty, dead

I canna take 'er any faster, cap'n!LOS ANGELES, California (AP) -- James Doohan, the burly chief engineer of the Starship Enterprise in the original "Star Trek" TV series and motion pictures who responded to the apocryphal command "Beam me up, Scotty," died early Wednesday. He was 85.

Doohan died at 5:30 a.m. (1330 GMT) at his Redmond, Washington, home with his wife of 28 years, Wende, at his side, Los Angeles agent and longtime friend Steve Stevens said. The cause of death was pneumonia and Alzheimer's disease, he said.
Read entire article on
A great obit page on

Sev Trek- Star Trek-based Cartoons

James Doohan's Official Site


"Cap'n, I've given it all I've got!" –– Scotty

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