Doctor Kira was Galen's one-time flame, and a surgeon in the Central City hospital. She saved Virdon from death by a bullet-wound and expanded her consciousness about humans and apes as a result.[1]


  • Kira and Galen had been engaged to be married.


  1. Glossary to the Planet Of The Apes Jim Whitmore (1976)
  2. Secrets of the Planet of the Apes, By Mark Phillips - Starlog #371 (December 2008)