On 3 July, a number of people important to the production of Doctor Who and its spin-offs either died or were born.
- 1924 - Actor Michael Barrington was born.
- 1930 - Actor Robert Robertson was born.
- 1936 - Actor Roger Jerome was born.
- 1938 - Make-up artist Sonia Markham was born.
- 1942 - Actor Richard Kerley was born.
- 1949 - Actor Susan Penhaligon was born.
- 1958 - Writer Charlie Higson was born.
- 2001 - Composer Delia Derbyshire died.
- 2011 - Actor Anna Massey died.