On 7 November, a number of people important to the production of Doctor Who and its spin-offs either died or were born.
- 1925 - Actor John Stratton was born.
- 1931 - Actor Rio Fanning was born.
- 1934 - Actor Wendy Williams was born.
- 1936 - Actor Malcolm Rogers was born.
- 1943 - Actor Peter Straker was born.
- 1948 - Writer Graeme Farmer was born.
- 1950 - Actor Lindsay Duncan was born.
- 1979 - Totally Doctor Who presenter Barney Harwood was born.
- 1982 - Actor John Bay died.
- 1982 - Actor Jeany Spark was born.
- 1984 - Actor Hayden Jones died.