On 18 February, a number of people important to the production of Doctor Who and its spin-offs either died or were born.
- 1925 - Actor Russell Hunter was born.
- 1934 - Actor Geraldine Newman was born.
- 1943 - Actor Graeme Garden was born.
- 1953 - Actor Giles Watling was born.
- 1965 - Actor Sean Connolly was born.
- 1966 - Director Guy Ferland was born.
- 1989 - Actor John Bailey died.
- 1993 - Actor Jacqueline Hill died.
- 2002 - Actor Joseph Darcey-Alden was born.
- 2012 - Actor Peter Halliday died.
- 2013 - Actor Elspet Gray died.
- 2014 - Actor Malcolm Tierney died.
- 2018 - Make-up artist Dorka Nieradzik died.