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1930
1Edith Keeler is killed in a road traffic accident. In an alternate timeline Keeler is saved by Dr. McCoy, thrown into the past by the Guardian of Forever. She goes on to become a person of great importance, using her influence to keep the USA out of World War II. This gives the Germans the time to develop atomic weapons and enables them to conquer the world.1
 People : Edith Keeler, James T. Kirk
 Species : Humans
Picture from 1930
2227
2McCoy is born on Earth in North America.3
2244
Emony meets Leonard McCoy and has a brief affair with him.4
 People : Dax
2245
5The first Starship Enterprise is launched from the San Francisco Fleet yards in orbit of Earth.6 The launch is attended by Ex-President of the United Federaton of Planets, Jonathan Archer.7
 People : James T. Kirk, Spock, Montgomery Scott, Hikaru Sulu, Nyota Uhura, Pavel A. Chekov, Christine Chapel, Janice Rand, Jonathan Archer
8McCoy joins Starfleet medical school.6
2253
9McCoy graduates from Starfleet medical school. He develops an impressive technique for the creation of axonal pathways between grafted neuronal tissue and basal ganglia. This procedure is later incorporated into Starfleet's Emergency Medical Hologram.9
2256
10McCoy ends his romantic involvement with Nancy11
2261
12Robert and Nancy Crater arrive on the planet M113 to do archaeological research.12
 People : Nancy Crater, Professor Robert Crater
Picture from 2261
2264
6The Starship Enterprise, under the command of Captain Kirk, is assigned a five year mission of exploration.6
 People : James T. Kirk, Spock, Montgomery Scott, Hikaru Sulu, Nyota Uhura, Pavel A. Chekov, Christine Chapel, Janice Rand
12Nancy Crater is killed on planet M113 by a creature native to the planet. The creature, which is able to assume any appearance it chooses, lives with Professor Crater.12
 People : Nancy Crater, Professor Robert Crater
Picture from 2264
2266
13The USS Enterprise destroys a Romulan bird of Prey which has crossed the Neutral Zone and attacked several Federation outposts.13
 People : James T. Kirk, Spock, Montgomery Scott, Hikaru Sulu, Nyota Uhura, Pavel A. Chekov, Christine Chapel, Janice Rand
 Species : Romulans, Humans
14McCoy is assigned as chief medical officer of the USS Enterprise.15
12The USS Enterprise visits M113 on a routine stop. Several crew members are killed by a creature native to the planet which has been living in the guise of Nancy Crater. The creature, the last of its kind, is killed.12
 People : Nancy Crater, Professor Robert Crater
 Species : M-113 Creature
16While researching a collapsing planet, the crew of the USS Enterprise are incapacitated by a new form of virus. Dr. McCoy is able to overcome the effects of the virus in time to save the ship. In breaking free of the planet, the ship is thrown back several minutes in time - the first known example of time travel by the Federation.16
 People : James T. Kirk, Spock, Montgomery Scott, Hikaru Sulu, Nyota Uhura, Pavel A. Chekov, Christine Chapel, Janice Rand
Picture from 2266
2267
17The USS Enterprise is researching Murusaki-312, a quasar-like phenomena, when the shuttlecraft Galileo is lost on the planet Taurus II. The shuttle is able to regain suborbital height long enough to the surviving crew be retrieved by the departing Enterprise.17
 People : Spock
18The USS Enterprise arrives at Omicron Seti III. Almost overcome by the effects of the local plant life, the crew manage to break free and rescue the colonists.18
 People : James T. Kirk, Spock, Montgomery Scott, Hikaru Sulu, Nyota Uhura, Pavel A. Chekov, Christine Chapel, Janice Rand
2269
19The USS Enterprise completes its five year mission.19
 People : James T. Kirk, Spock, Montgomery Scott, Hikaru Sulu, Nyota Uhura, Pavel A. Chekov, Christine Chapel, Janice Rand
2270
20McCoy retires from Starfleet.21
22The USS Enterprise commences a major refit.22
 People : James T. Kirk, Spock, Montgomery Scott, Hikaru Sulu, Nyota Uhura, Pavel A. Chekov, Christine Chapel, Janice Rand
2271
21McCoy is drafted back into Starfleet against his wishes under the little-known, seldom-used 'reserve activation clause'.21
21The newly launched USS Enterprise encounters the entity known as V'Ger. V'Ger merges with Commander Decker to become a new life form.21
 People : James T. Kirk, Spock, Montgomery Scott, Hikaru Sulu, Nyota Uhura, Pavel A. Chekov, Christine Chapel, Janice Rand
Picture from 2271
2277
23McCoy is promoted to Commander.23
2285
24USS Reliant, searching for a lifeless planet for use in the Genesis experiment, is seized by Khan Noonian Sing. Sing attempts to steal the Genesis Device, but is engaged in battle by the USS Enterprise under the command of Admiral Kirk. Spock is killed saving the Enterprise from destruction.24
 People : James T. Kirk, Spock, Montgomery Scott, Hikaru Sulu, Nyota Uhura, Pavel A. Chekov, Christine Chapel, Janice Rand
Picture from 2285
2293
25The Enterprise-A escorts Chancellor Gorkon to Earth for a peace conference. When Gorkon is assassinated, Kirk uncovers a plot to reverse the recent easing of tensions between the Federation and Klingons.25
 People : James T. Kirk, Spock, Montgomery Scott, Hikaru Sulu, Nyota Uhura, Pavel A. Chekov
 Species : Humans, Klingons
25The Enterprise-A crew are responsible for saving the Khitomer Peace Conference, along with Captain Sulu of the USS Excelsior.25
 People : James T. Kirk, Spock, Montgomery Scott, Hikaru Sulu, Nyota Uhura, Pavel A. Chekov
26The Enterprise-A is decommissioned.26
 People : James T. Kirk, Spock, Montgomery Scott, Hikaru Sulu, Nyota Uhura, Pavel A. Chekov
25McCoy retires from Starfleet.25
Picture from 2293
2300
McCoy returns to Starfleet.2
2364
2Admiral McCoy makes an inspection of the Enterprise-D during her maiden voyage.2

Yellow text = Canon source Green text = Backstage source Cyan text = Novel White text = DITL speculation

References
# Series Season Source Comment
1 TOS 1 The City on the Edge of Forever Keeler tells Kirk the year
2 TNG 1 Encounter at Farpoint
3 TNG 1 Encounter at Farpoint Data says McCoy is 137 years old in the episode
4 DS9 5 Trials and Tribble-ations
5 Star Trek Chronology Page 41
6 Various Original Series episodes
7 Mike Sussman This was a part of Archer's biography written for but not seen in "In a Mirror Darkly"
8 Star Trek Chronology Page 42
9 Star Trek Chronology second edition, page 45
10 TOS 1 The Man Trap Ten year ago
11 TOS 1 The Man Trap This happened ten years before the episode
12 TOS 1 The Man Trap
13 TOS 1 Balance of Terror
14 Star Trek Chronology Page 50
15 TOS 1 The Corbomite Maneuver
16 TOS 1 The Naked Time
17 TOS 1 The Galileo Seven
18 TOS 1 This Side of Paradise
19 Star Trek Chronology second edition, page 78
20 Star Trek Chronology Page 79
21 Star Trek : The Motion Picture
22 Star Trek : The Motion Picture Decker noted that the ship had been in redesign and refit for 18 months
23 Star Trek Chronology second edition, page 82
24 Star Trek II : The Wrath of Khan
25 Star Trek VI : The Undiscovered Country
26 Star Trek : Generations
Series: TOS Season 1 (Disc 7)
Source: The City on the Edge of Forever
Comment:Keeler tells Kirk the year
Series: TNG Season 1 (Disc 1)
Source: Encounter at Farpoint
Series: TNG Season 1 (Disc 1)
Source: Encounter at Farpoint
Comment:Data says McCoy is 137 years old in the episode
Series: DS9 Season 5 (Disc 2)
Source: Trials and Tribble-ations
Source: Star Trek Chronology
Comment:Page 41
Series: TOS Season (Disc )
Source: Various Original Series episodes
Source: Mike Sussman
Comment:This was a part of Archer's biography written for but not seen in "In a Mirror Darkly"
Source: Star Trek Chronology
Comment:Page 42
Source: Star Trek Chronology
Comment:second edition, page 45
Series: TOS Season 1 (Disc 1)
Source: The Man Trap
Comment:Ten year ago
Series: TOS Season 1 (Disc 1)
Source: The Man Trap
Comment:This happened ten years before the episode
Series: TOS Season 1 (Disc 1)
Source: The Man Trap
Series: TOS Season 1 (Disc 4)
Source: Balance of Terror
Source: Star Trek Chronology
Comment:Page 50
Series: TOS Season 1 (Disc 3)
Source: The Corbomite Maneuver
Series: TOS Season 1 (Disc 1)
Source: The Naked Time
Series: TOS Season 1 (Disc 4)
Source: The Galileo Seven
Series: TOS Season 1 (Disc 6)
Source: This Side of Paradise
Source: Star Trek Chronology
Comment:second edition, page 78
Source: Star Trek Chronology
Comment:Page 79
Source: Star Trek : The Motion Picture
Source: Star Trek : The Motion Picture
Comment:Decker noted that the ship had been in redesign and refit for 18 months
Source: Star Trek Chronology
Comment:second edition, page 82
Source: Star Trek II : The Wrath of Khan
Source: Star Trek VI : The Undiscovered Country
Source: Star Trek : Generations


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