Nicholas (nwhyte) wrote,

Whoniversaries 18 February

i) births and deaths

18 February 1989: death of John Bailey, who played the Commander in The Sensorites (1964), Edward Waterfield in The Evil of the Daleks (1967), and Sezom in The Horns of Nimon (1979-80).

18 February 1993: death of Jacqueline Hill, who played the First Doctor's companion Barbara Wright (and actually says the first audible line in the very first episode) from 1963-65, and returned in 1980 to play Lexa in Meglos.

ii) broadcast anniversaries

18 February 1967: broadcast of second episode of The Moonbase. The Doctor works out that the Cybermen have been poisoning the sugar.

18 February 1978: broadcast of third episode of The Invasion of Time. The Vardans take over; Leela and Rodan contact the Shobogans; Andred threatens to kill the Doctor.
Tags: doctor who, doctor who: anniversaries

  • My tweets

    Sat, 12:56: Mummies on the move: Egypt holds grand parade to transfer antiquities to new museum Wow. This happened…

  • My tweets

    Fri, 12:13: RT @ royalsociety: Born #OnThisDay in 1921 was Mary Jackson, @ NASA's first black female engineer. She developed expertise working…

  • My tweets

    Thu, 12:56: What ‘Sofagate’ says about Charles Michel Nothing good, according to @ TimKingBru. Thu, 16:05:…

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.