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1993 in

the DWU • production history • vital statistics • releases

Timeline for 1993
20th century | 1990s

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In 1993, the Tenth Doctor's companion Wolfgang Ryter was born in Salzburg, Austria. (COMIC: Flight of the Giurgeax, Bad Wolfie)

According to a dream manifestation of Santa Claus, Clara Oswald was particularly naughty this year. (TV: Last Christmas)

January - June

On 15 February, Jonah Bevan was born to Nikki Bevan. (TV: Adrift)

Between 25 June and 27 June, the Seventh Doctor, Bernice Summerfield and Ace visited the Glastonbury Festival and met an older and wiser Danny Pain. (PROSE: No Future)

On 29 June, Kylie Collins was born. (PROSE: Magic of the Angels)

July - December

On 14 July, a thirty-seven-year-old Ace and the Seventh Doctor met at a café in Sydney, Australia. (PROSE: Set Piece)

On 4 December, Cristián Alvarez wrote a note to the Seventh Doctor, entreating him to come to Mexico City, and to "bring Bernice and Ace". Alvarez passed the note on to UNIT, who eventually got it to the Doctor, who then showed up in Mexico City in early 1994. (PROSE: The Left-Handed Hummingbird)

On 24 December, the Third Doctor pursued Casimer to Sommerton Manor in Shrewsbury. (PROSE: The Sommerton Fetch)

On 31 December, Tko-Ma tried to escape his dimensional prison. He was stopped by the Sixth Doctor. (PROSE: Instruments of Darkness)

Undated events

The Seventh Doctor, Ace and Bernice visited Oxford. (PROSE: The Dimension Riders)

Joel Mintz was transported to 1983 through a time rift created by Albinex. (PROSE: Return of the Living Dad)

The Fifth Doctor, Nyssa and Tegan Jovanka went on holiday in Tasmania. They then left for Manchester. Tegan, who was from the year 1981, commented that the Cold War had ended by this time. (PROSE: Goth Opera)

Joseph Serf graduated from Harvard University. (TV: The Man Who Never Was)

Rani Chandra was born to Haresh and Gita Chandra. (TV: Lost in Time)

Ace's friend Julian Milton died. (PROSE: Love and War)

Ace's younger brother Liam McShane started university. (AUDIO: The Rapture)

Ace's father Harry McShane died. (AUDIO: The Rapture)

Sally Sparrow was born. (PROSE: What I Did on My Christmas Holidays by Sally Sparrow)

Thomas Greenway was infested with a Magelnian Twort. (PROSE: The Undertaker's Gift)

Several commuters were transported from England to Hogsumm in 2680 by means of a Fortean Flicker. (PROSE: The Highest Science)

Alternate timeline

Earth, 1993. (COMIC: Time & Time Again)

The Seventh Doctor, Ace, and Bernice Summerfield arrived in London of an alternate timeline created by the Black Guardian, where the First Doctor never left Gallifrey and became Lord President. They found themselves in the midst of a battle between numerous species fighting over the Earth. This timeline was negated when the Doctor retrieved the Key to Time. (COMIC: Time & Time Again)