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"Requiem for Methuselah" was the 76th episode of Star Trek: The Original Series.



Episode characters[]

Flint (Willem AbramsonAkharinAlexander the GreatMicah BrackJohannes BrahmsLeonardo da VinciLazarusMerlinMethuselahSolomon) • Bill HadleyRayna KapecRayna 15Rayna 16James T. KirkRoger LemliM-4Leonard McCoyMontgomery ScottSpockNyota Uhura
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Galileo GalileiJohannes GutenbergMosesRayna 14Reginald PollackWilliam ShakespeareSocratesStenTaranullus

Novelization characters[]

FlintRayna KapecRayna 16Rayna 17James T. KirkM-4Leonard McCoyMontgomery ScottSpock
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Jesus ChristGalileo GalileiJohannes GutenbergMosesReginald PollackWilliam ShakespeareSocratesStenTaranullus

Starships and vehicles[]

USS Enterprise (Constitution-class heavy cruiser)


Holberg 917GMilky Way GalaxyOmega system
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Alpha CentauriCentauri VIIConstantinopleEarthEuropeMarcus IIMesopotamia

Races and cultures[]


States and organizations[]

FederationStarfleet Command

Other references[]

22391st millennium BC4th millennium BCAngel Playing the ViolinAngel with LuteantitoxinBiblebilliardsbubonic plaguechesscreation lithographDance in TehuantepecFederation legal banksGutenberg Biblehousekeeperirilliumkilometerlanding partylogicmind meldmoonphaserpianoplanetRigelian feverrobotryetalynSaurian brandyscreenssub-dimensional physicstricorder


Related media[]

Flint the Immortal, under numerous guises, later appeared in:


Video releases[]


At the first encounter with the robot, a short electronic burst is heard. This sounds like it was lifted, perhaps as a tribute, from Forbidden Planet.




published order
Previous episode:
The Way to Eden
TOS episode produced Next episode:
The Savage Curtain
Previous episode:
The Lights of Zetar
TOS episode aired Next episode:
The Way to Eden
Previous story:
Turnabout Intruder
Star Trek 5
Next story:
The Way to Eden
chronological order
Previous Adventure:
The Quick and the Dead
Pocket Next Adventure:
The Savage Curtain
Previous Adventure:
Strange New Worlds II
The Quick and the Dead
Voyages of the
USS Enterprise (NCC-1701)
(2264 to 2270)
Next Adventure:
New Visions
The Hollow Man

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