- L. Isao Telaka is born. (TNG: "Unnatural Selection")
- William Thomas Riker is born in Alaska on Earth. (TNG: "The Icarus Factor", "Conundrum", "Lower Decks")
- February 16 – Geordi La Forge is born in Mogadishu, Somalia on Earth. (TNG: "Cause and Effect")
- Chakotay, at the age of six, aspires to become a paleontologist. (VOY: "Endgame", "One Small Step")
- Lore is activated on Omicron Theta. (TNG: "Datalore")
- The final script for TNG: "The Arsenal of Freedom" describes Paul Rice as being around William Riker's age, suggesting he was born around this year. 
- According to the script for "Loud As A Whisper", Riva was around thirty Earth years, suggesting he was born around this year.
- According to the script for "Pen Pals", Ensign Davies was a man of some thirty years, suggesting he was born around this year.