Asteroid (31556) Shatner

William Shatner (b. 1931) is a Canadian actor. Best known for portraying Captain James Tiberius Kirk in “Star Trek”, he has attained the status of cultural icon. His character has inspired people to become writers, researchers, pilots and astronauts.

Shatner is also a well-known author and director.

Orbit Type: Main Belt

Ref: MPC 105277

Author: 
ebriggs
Name: 
Shatner
Number: 
31556
Designation: 
1999 EP5
Disc. Date: 
1999-03-13
Discoverer: 
Tucker, R.A.
Disc. Place: 
Goodricke-Pigott