On 24 February, a number of people important to the production of Doctor Who and its spin-offs either died or were born.
- 1933 - Actor Rita Davies was born.
- 1941 - Actor David Gooderson was born.
- 1943 - Musician George Harrison was born.
- 1947 - Actor Susan Sheridan was born.
- 1970 - Actor Raji James was born.
- 1972 - Actor James Bachman was born.
- 1976 - Actor Marnix Van Den Broeke was born.
- 1995 - Actor John J. Carney died.