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Queen Elizabeth II's Silver Jubilee occurred in 1977.

On 25 May, the Sixth Doctor and Frobisher attended the premiere of Star Wars at Mann's Chinese Theatre in Hollywood. The Doctor noted that one of its stars, Peter Cushing, looked familiar and seemed to remember once meeting his granddaughter. (PROSE: Mission: Impractical)

On 1 June, Queen Elizabeth II's Silver Jubilee was celebrated in the United Kingdom. Nyssa and Tegan Jovanka found themselves at Brendon Public School, where they met retired UNIT Brigadier Alistair Lethbridge-Stewart. In the course of events, the Brigadier met a future version of himself from 1983, causing a paradox and leading to him suffering partial amnesia due to the Blinovitch Limitation Effect. (TV: Mawdryn Undead)

From 30 to 31 July[source needed], Dr Fendelman conducted temporal experiments utilising a time fissure. (TV: Image of the Fendahl)

Unknown dates

Professor Amelia Rumford took a policeman's truncheon with her on a lecture tour to New York City in case she got mugged. Instead she was arrested for carrying an offensive weapon. (TV: The Stones of Blood)

The Seventh Doctor arrived briefly in Lewisham as he hunted the Timewyrm. (PROSE: Timewyrm: Revelation)

The Eighth Doctor arrived in Delchester and discovered the reason for Delchester United's recent bad run. (COMIC: Doctor Who and the Nightmare Game)

Dominique van Gysegham's first husband died. (AUDIO: The Reaping)

Luke Tillyard was born. (PROSE: Salva Mea)