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History of Mr Spock's Greeting on Star Trek

History of Mr Spock's Greeting on Star Trek

Amazingly, even people that are not very familiar with the "Star Trek" TV series or movies know Mr. Spock and his famous salutation, "Live Long and Prosper" accompanied by the Vulcan hand gesture of split fingers.

In the video below, Leonard Nimoy, who played Mr. Spock explains how the iconic greeting came into being.