The enormous talent that Nichelle Nichols had is reflected in her income

At the age of 89, the Star Trek actress passed away

She reportedly died in Silver City, New Mexico, where she was reportedly residing with her son

Nichelle helped NASA to break boundaries as well

In an film, encouraging "women and people of colour to apply to be astronauts," Nichelle made an appearance.

Her "biggest fan" was Martin Luther King Jr.

She worked as a producer on a number of movies as well

Nichelle's net worth was estimated by Celebrity Net Worth to be $500,000

she played the same character in six Star Trek films

Nichelle Nichols was an amazing actress, advocate, and close friend to NASA