The Doctor Who Production Diary: June 8th

1943 Colin Baker (the Sixth Doctor) is born The Sixth Doctor
1967 Frazer Hines is contracted for The Tomb Of The Cybermen Jamie
McCrimmon
1968 A rebroadcast of The Evil Of The Daleks episode one heralds the first-ever repeat of a complete Doctor Who story The Evil Of The Daleks
1974 Debut broadcast of Planet Of The Spiders episode six on BBC1 Planet Of The Spiders
1976 Recording for The Masque Of Mandragora takes place in BBC Television Centre Studio 3; a new TARDIS console room set designed by Barry Newbery appears, Philip Hinchcliffe having concluded that the previous set was too large and prone to technical issues The Masque Of Mandragora
1977 Recording for Horror Of Fang Rock takes place at Pebble Mill Studios Horror Of Fang Rock
1984 Filming for Attack Of The Cybermen takes place at the BBC Model Stage Attack Of The Cybermen
1988 Recording for The Greatest Show In The Galaxy takes place on the parking lot of BBC Elstree The Greatest Show In The
Galaxy