|Timeline for 2016|
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In 2016, a number of people important to the production of Doctor Who and its spin-offs either died or were born.
- 14 January - Writer Robert Banks Stewart died.
- 19 January - Actor Rita Davies died.
- 30 January - Actor Frank Finlay died.
- 20 February - Actor Jon Rollason died.
- 11 March - Actor Reg Whitehead died.
- 13 March - Actor Adrienne Corri died.
- 31 March - Actor Ronnie Corbett died.
- 13 April - Actor Gareth Thomas died.
- 19 April - Actor Graeme Eton died.
- 28 April - Actor Barry Howard died.
- 8 May - Production assistant Gareth Gwenlan died.
- 18 May - Actor Christopher Farries died.
- 24 May - Actors Burt Kwouk and Lewis Fiander died.
- 30 June - Stuntman Joe Powell died.
- 8 July - Actor William Lucas died.
- 2 August - Actor Terence Bayler died.
- 18 August - Actor Michael Napier-Brown died.
- 22 August - Actor Michael Leader died.
- 25 August - Actor Michael Bangerter died.
- 1 October - Actor Ian Liston died.
- 22 October - Comic artist Steve Dillon died.
- Unknown - Actors Terence Woodfield and Ian East died.