On 14 December, a number of people important to the production of Doctor Who and its spin-offs either died or were born.
- 1907 - Actor Guy Middleton was born.
- 1919 - Actor Michael Bilton was born.
- 1924 - Actor John Franklyn-Robbins was born.
- 1926 - Actors Margaret John and Alan Rowe were born.
- 1933 - Director David Maloney was born.
- 1986 - Actor Dermot Tuohy died.
- 1997 - Actor Stubby Kaye died.
- 2012 - Newsreader Kenneth Kendall died.