On 25 August, a number of people important to the production of Doctor Who and its spin-offs either died or were born.
- 1931 - Actors Peter Gilmore and Bryan Mosley were born.
- 1940 - Actor John J. Carney was born.
- 1962 - Actor Jessica Martin was born.
- 1989 - Actor Keegan Joyce was born.
- 2001 - Actor Inigo Jackson died.
- 2013 - Actor Christopher Burgess died.
- 2014 - Actor John Brandon died.
- 2016 - Actor Michael Bangerter died