On 24 March, a number of people important to the production of Doctor Who and its spin-offs either died or were born.
- 1932 - Actor Barry Wilsher was born.
- 1935 - Director Rodney Bennett was born.
- 1939 - Actor Bruce Montague was born.
- 1939 - Actor Lynda Baron was born.
- 1942 - Actor Stephen Yardley was born.
- 1947 - Television host Alan Sugar was born.
- 1957 - Actor Christine Kavanagh was born.
- 2004 - Actor Richard Leech died.