Richard Chamberlain as Dr. Kildare, what a hunk! Dr. James Kildare is a fictional character, the primary character in a series of American theatrical films in the late 1930s and early 1940s, an early 1950s radio series, a 1960s television series of the same name and a comic book based on the TV show, and a short-lived 1970s television series.
Star Trek has significantly influenced culture over the decades. The original show spawned multiple other series and movies. The original series actually featured the first multi-racial kiss on television. Science, engineering, and interest in space in society were influenced by Star Trek. Let alone the phrase “Beam me up, Scotty.”