Behind the scenes Edit
- 1924 - Actor Terence Brook was born.
- 1928 - Actor John Ringham was born.
- 1934 - Actor Barrie Ingham was born.
- 1939 - Actor Peter Purves was born.
- 1947 - Actor Michael Keating was born.
- 1958 - Actress Bridget Lynch-Blosse was born.
- 1968 - Episode two of The Web of Fear was first broadcast on BBC1.
- 1970 - Writer Robert Shearman was born.
- 1973 - Episode three of Carnival of Monsters was first broadcast on BBC1.
- 1973 - TV Comic story Who is the Stranger was first released in issue one hundred and four.
- 1979 - Part four of The Armageddon Factor was first broadcast on BBC1.
- 1981 - Producer John Nathan-Turner sent a memo to costume designer Colin Lavers, telling him to retain the question mark lapel in the Fifth Doctor's costume. "I do feel that the Doctor Who shirt with the '?' mark on the lapels is worth hanging on to," wrote Nathan-Turner. (REF: The Fifth Doctor Handbook)
- 1996 - Episode four of radio drama The Ghosts of N-Space was first broadcast on BBC Radio.
- 1999 - Documentary The National Lottery Amazing Luck Stories was first broadcast on BBC One.
- 2005 - Actor Leonard Trolley died.
- 2000 - Issue 288 of Doctor Who Magazine was first released.
- 2009 - The cast and crew arrived in Dubai for filming scenes for TV: Planet of the Dead.
- 2011 - Audio story The Jade Pyramid was first released by AudioGO.
- 2011 - Doctor Who Adventures comic story Earworm was first released by BBC Magazines in issue two hundred and four.
- 2011 - Recording for Big Finish audio story Hexagora began.