Amongst the other notable things that occurred on this day were:
- 1284 - The Pied Piper, in reality an energy entity from the Jeggorabax Cluster, kidnapped a hundred thirty children from the town of Hamelin, Germany to instil fear in the populace. (TV: The Day of the Clown)
- 1890 - The Eleventh Doctor took Amy Pond and Rory Williams to the recently opened Savoy Hotel for their tenth wedding anniversary. He assured them there would be no complications, only to discover there was a Zygon ship under the Savoy, and half of the staff were imposters. Though the Doctor managed to deal with this. (TV: The Power of Three)
- 1965 - Ian Chesterton and Barbara Wright returned to Earth using the Dalek time machine. (TV: The Chase, PROSE: The Time Travellers)
- Year of the Slow Invasion - The Ponds celebrated their tenth wedding anniversary. The Eleventh Doctor showed up and took them for a bit of sight-seeing on the TARDIS. They "got sidetracked," and ended up returning 7 weeks later, in their perspective. Technically, though, they'd only been gone for 20 minutes. (TV: The Power of Three)
Behind the scenes Edit
This was one of only three instances where a new series Doctor Who television story, namely TV: The Big Bang, took place on the same day as its broadcast: 26 June 2010. The other two occurrences were: TV: The Impossible Astronaut (22 April 2011) and part one of The End of Time (25 December 2009).