Spoilers are precisely defined here. Rules vary by the story's medium. Info from television stories can't be added here until after the top or bottom of the hour, British time, closest to the end credits roll on BBC One. Therefore, fans in the Americas who are sensitive to spoilers should avoid Tardis on Sundays until they've seen the episode.


19 December in

the DWU • production history • vital statistics • releases

19 December




2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30 31          

On 19 December 1996, the Eighth Doctor and Izzy Sinclair began travelling together in the TARDIS after having dealt with the Celestial Toymaker's attack on Stockbridge, England. (COMIC: Endgame)

In 1841, according to markings on the walls of a cell in Fort Alexandria, Nikolai Petrovich was found to be innocent. (AUDIO: The Angel of Scutari)

In 1953, John Ellis was supposed to finalise a deal in Dublin. (TV: Out of Time)

In 1983, the Jules Rimet Trophy was stolen for the second time from the Brazilian Football Confederation headquarters in Rio de Janeiro. The Eleventh Doctor suggested to Rory Williams and Amy Pond that they steal the trophy themselves. (PROSE: Extra Time)

In 2006, Ruby Duvall caught Mike Brack reading up on cybernetics from Communication and Control in the Animal and the Machine in the library aboard the SS Elysium. (PROSE: Iceberg)

Behind the scenes

The Doctor Who Magazine comic story Endgame took place on the same day as the release of the story's final part: 19 December 1996.