Today Actor George Takei turns 78.
He started out with several small parts and eventually landed the role is best known for, Hikaru Sulu, on Star Trek. Since then he has gone on to play many roles and has become one of Science Fictions most notably iconic characters.
On June 2, 1999 Mr.Takei purchased the domain GeorgeTakei.com. On November1st, 2010 George began his public battle for gay rights with an uploaded video that responded to the former Arkansas school board member Clint McCance by calling him a “douche bag”. Takei started his Facebook page and his fame took off on a phenomenal level.
Today he is an accomplished writer and well known activist for gay and human.
Outside of his film work, Takei is also an accomplished writer and community activist.