In 2374, he was working on a book profiling prominent Federation figures, including Betazoid ambassador Lwaxana Troi. Gold was conducting an interview with Troi at her home when he was killed, during the Dominion invasion of Betazed. (ST - Tales of the Dominion War short story: "The Ceremony of Innocence is Drowned")
- Nathan Gold's death on Betazed was first mentioned in the SCE eBook: Wildfire, Book 2. He is erroneously referred to as David Gold's eldest son in 'SCE eBook: Progress.
- See also: Gold-Gilman Family