Nicholas (nwhyte) wrote,

Whoniversaries 25 June

i) births and deaths

25 June 1937: birth of Audrey Arlington, who played the Abbess in Eye of the Gorgon (SJA, 2007), and Mrs Poggit in Amy's Choice (Eleventh Doctor, 2010)

25 June 1981: birth of Sheridan Smith, who played Lucie Miller in the Big Finish Eighth Doctor audios, 2007-10.

ii) broadcast and cinematic anniversaries

25 June 1965: cinema release of Dr. Who and the Daleks, starring Peter Cushing as eccentric scientist Dr. Who.

25 June 1966: broadcast of first episode of The War Machines; first appearance of Anneke Wills as Polly and Michael Craze as Ben. The Doctor and Dodo arrive in London, where Dodo falls under the influence of the computer WOTAN.

iii) dates specified in canon

25 June 1906, 25 June 2006: birth and death of Edward Grainger (in the 2006 anthology, Short Trips: The Centenarian, edited by Ian Farrington).

25-27 June 1993: some of the events of the 1994 novel No Future by Paul Cornell.

25 June 2007: Donna makes a fatal decision in Turn Left.

25 June 2010: Amy Pond starts her travels with the Doctor.
Tags: doctor who, doctor who: anniversaries

  • My tweets

    Wed, 13:39: Ex-Tory who slammed European Court of Human Rights takes UK to … European Court of Human Rights - what flaming hypocrisy! Owen…

  • My tweets

    Mon, 12:43: Open again! (@ Be Burger in Elsene, Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest) Mon, 12:56: Tonga eruption…

  • My tweets

    Sat, 10:36: This morning's vital question: Are you the Nicholas Whyte who wrote "〈論説〉トマス・ジェファソンの実証主義的手法について"? I'm not that Nicholas Whyte. I…

  • 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.