William Hartnell as the First Doctor.
Entert.: Doctor Who Universe
You know who else has a birthday today? The very first Doctor Who, William Hartnell. Born January 8, 1908, died April 1975, only to be regenerated.
Whovian until I die, er, regenerate :)
And the man that started it all, even before regeneration was a thing, the original, The First Doctor-William Hartnell.
Doctor Who (1963-1989) Cast and history: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0056751/ Theme music: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=75V4ClJZME4
These Are the Voyages.... 1960s TV
So many years ago you can see the rocks are Styrofoam and yet Dr. Who had a magic even then.
TARDIS Musings: Rare William Hartnell pics
we are whovians
number 1 -- traveled with his granddaughter who was a ditzy screamer and scared of her own shadow. they needed better writers back then.
I Need A Doctor - Dr. Who?