Did you know on this day in 1968 Episode 3 of The Wheel in Space was broadcast. It was Season 5 and starred Patrick Troughton as the Doctor with Wendy Padbury as his companion.
Writer was David Whitaker and Director was Tristan de Vere Cole.
Cybermats infiltrate a space station and the Cybermen soon follow.*
In 2013, Nightmare in Silver was broadcast. It was the 238th story of Who and starred Matt Smith as the Doctor with Jenna-Louise Coleman as his companion. Also featuring Warwick Davis and Tamzin Outhwaite.
Writer Neil Gaiman and Director Stephen Woolfenden
The Doctor takes Clara and her two nannied children to Hedgewick’s World of Wonders, an out of this world theme park. But it’s closed, and under military occupation.
Others who are celebrating a birthday today are: Salvador Dali (1904-1989), Pam Ferris, Cory Monteith.
©BBC Doctor Who 1963
Mark Campbell (2000) Doctor Who Pocket Essential Guide