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Old June 1 2013, 05:40 PM   #1
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Oldest Star Trek Characters

I'm just curious about who in the star trek universe made it past 100 years old. I know Spock, Tuvok, Bones, and Guinan make the list but who else had there centennial (at least)?
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Old June 1 2013, 05:41 PM   #2
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I don't think Scotty counts, he degraded but didn't age in that TNG episode.
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Old June 1 2013, 05:47 PM   #3
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Scott was still chronologically over 100 years old, if not physiologically so.

Also, add Sarek. He made it past 200 years old.
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Old June 1 2013, 06:01 PM   #4
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Q is reportedly over 5 billion years old. I doubt anyone else (except other Qs) comes close to that.

Flint was 6,103 years old as of "Requiem for Methuselah." If you count preserved disembodied consciousnesses, Sargon, Thalassa, and Henoch were over 500,000 years old.
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Old June 1 2013, 06:08 PM   #5
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Yeah but those kinda cheat. They were either in suspended animation, are omnipotent, etc.

Sarek was well over 200 when he died.
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Old June 1 2013, 06:08 PM   #6
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I think Khan and his crew make the list too. Amelia Earhart, Fred Noonan, John Evansville and the '37s made it by alien means.
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Old June 1 2013, 06:17 PM   #7
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Kang, Kor, and Koloth were all in the neighborhood of 120 at the time of Blood Oath.

The Dax symbiont is somewhere in the 200 - 300 age range.

Phlox was born in 2070, making him the earliest-born of any Star Trek humanoid main character.
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Old June 1 2013, 06:36 PM   #8
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Kirk as well, Chronologically he was over 100 when he died. We also have Cochrane (TOS: "Metamorphasis")
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Old June 1 2013, 06:43 PM   #9
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Do years in stasis or suspended animation count ?
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Old June 1 2013, 10:27 PM   #10
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Suspended animation is cheating but I guess it counts.
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Old June 1 2013, 10:42 PM   #11
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Yep it counts as age is measured from the year of birth.

But we also have

Gillian from TVH
The three people in suspended animantion from TNG's "The Neutral Zone"
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Old June 1 2013, 11:03 PM   #12
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Q's son from VOY's "Q2" is omnipotent so in time should reach well over 100 years.
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Redjac of TOS: Wolf in the Fold.

Miri and friends.
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Old June 2 2013, 12:03 AM   #14
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Yangs and Kohms from TOS: "The Omega Glory"
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Old June 2 2013, 12:08 AM   #15
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The Son'a and the Ba'ku.
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