On 10 May, a number of people important to the production of Doctor Who and its spin-offs either died or were born.
- 1923 - Actor Frederick Hall was born.
- 1929 - Actor Steve Machin was born.
- 1946 - Actor Maureen Lipman was born.
- 1948 - Actor Peter Walshe was born.
- 1966 - Actor Jason Brooks was born.
- 1977 - Actor Anna Maxwell-Martin was born.
- 1977 - Actor David Menkin was born.
- 1998 - Dalek operator Robert Jewell died.
- 1922 - Actor Jean Burgess died.
- 2013 - Actor Maurice Good died.
- 2017 - Actor Geoffrey Bayldon died.