On 3 April, a number of people important to the production of Doctor Who and its spin-offs either died or were born.
- 1913 - Actor Hugh Burden was born.
- 1924 - Voice actor Peter Hawkins was born.
- 1926 - Actor Timothy Bateson was born.
- 1926 - Actor Andrew Keir was born.
- 1929 - Director Michael Hayes was born.
- 1937 - Actor William Gaunt was born.
- 1953 - Actor Victoria Burgoyne was born.
- 1961 - Actor Edward Highmore was born.
- 1984 - Actor Chrissie Marie Fit was born.
- 2008 - Writer Johnny Byrne died.
- 2015 - Actor Robert Rietti died.