TARDIS Index File


58,952articles in progress
Add New Page
Talk0 Share
1998 in

the DWU • production history • vital statistics • releases

Timeline for 1998
20th century | 1990s

1992 • 1993 • 1994 • 1995 • 1996 • 1997 • 1999 • 2000 • 2001 • 2002 • 2003 • 2004

1998 was the year that the war between the Uvodni and the Malakh ended. The Mistress kept this a secret from her servant, General Uvlavad Kudlak, as to her peace did not compute. Kudlak continued collecting human children via Combat 3000 as soldiers for the war for another decade. (TV: Warriors of Kudlak)

According to some accounts, Sarah Jane Smith had married Paul Morley by this year. (PROSE: Christmas on a Rational Planet, Interference - Book Two)

In this year, Tom Dering was the President of the United States of America. (PROSE: Option Lock)

Dated events

In the summer, Iris Wildthyme and Panda visited an English village and encountered Andrew. (PROSE: Dog Days of Summer)

Liv recieves a call from her father

Liv Chenka recieves a phonecall from her dead father. (AUDIO: Absent Friends)

In August, the Eighth Doctor, Liv Chenka, and Helen Sinclair visited Calcot and found that it was being affected by a piece of the Doomsday Chronometer. The piece's proximity to a newly installed cellphone tower allowed calls made within the town to reach into the past to dead loved ones. The Doctor and Liv found the piece while Helen met with her brother George, who died shortly before the Doctor, Helen, and Liv left. (AUDIO: Absent Friends)

In autumn, various important people infected with Khameirian mental energies attempted to start a nuclear war to give the Khameirian the massive amounts of radiation needed to awaken. The Eighth Doctor and Sam Jones visited rural England and spent several nights in Norton Silver's mansion. Through Silver, they discovered the Khameirian plot in time to prevent them from accessing Station Nine and starting a war. (PROSE: Option Lock)

On 12 October, Thomas Hector Schofield was born to Cassandra Schofield in the Royal Bolton Hospital. (AUDIO: The Harvest, Thicker Than Water, Project: Destiny)

The Red Bicycle2

The Ninth Doctor leaves a bicycle as a Christmas present for Rose Tyler. (PROSE: The Red Bicycle)

On 24 December, the Ninth Doctor changed history by giving the twelve-year-old Rose Tyler a red bicycle which the nineteen-year-old Rose never got for Christmas. A minor setback occurred when Jinko stole the bicycle and took it to the Andromeda galaxy, but the Doctor got it back and put it under the Christmas tree in 48 Powell Estate while Rose and Jackie Tyler visited Nanna Prentice.

On 25 December, Rose unwrapped the red bicycle which the Doctor had left for her. (PROSE: The Red Bicycle)

Undated events

The Fourth Doctor and Sarah Jane Smith prevented the Voracian invasion of Earth. The Doctor claimed that 1998 was "not one of [his] favourites." (PROSE: System Shock)

Sarah Jane Morley addressed the Nobel Academy. (PROSE: Christmas on a Rational Planet)

Michael Campling's Shakespeare's Playing Space was published. (PROSE: Theatre of War)

Behind the scenes

According to a sighting report sent to by someone under the username "SkipN", the Ninth Doctor attended a Boston Red Sox game in this year. He told "SkipN" that the team would be successful in 2004. [1]


Ad blocker interference detected!

Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.