On 28 July, a number of people important to the production of Doctor Who and its spin-offs either died or were born.
- 1912 - Actor Colin Douglas was born.
- 1932 - Actor and stunt arranger Roy Scammell was born.
- 1938 - Actor David Weston was born.
- 1940 - Actor Brigit Forsyth was born.
- 1941 - Actor Patrick Tull was born.
- 1944 - Composer Richard Hartley was born.
- 1946 - Director Kenny McBain was born.
- 2003 - Actor Peter Russell died.