On 12 February, a number of people important to the production of Doctor Who and its spin-offs either died or were born.
- 1902 - Actor George Cross was born.
- 1921 - Actor Peter Whitaker was born.
- 1930 - Writer Henry Lincoln was born.
- 1934 - Actor Annette Crosbie was born.
- 1945 - Actor Gareth Thomas was born.
- 1953 - Actor Nabil Shaban was born.
- 1958 - Actor Michael Fenton-Stevens was born.
- 1978 - Television presenter Gethin Jones was born.
- 2013 - Actor Rod Beacham died.
- 2018 - Make-up designer Dorka Nieradzik died.