Interesting Doctor Who Facts

91 votes - 85%
1
1. In the 1980s, Hollywood planned a version of Doctor Who, starring Michael Jackson as the Doctor.
0
2. The doctor who discovered that hand washing prevented the spread of disease was thrown in a mental institution for his crazy ideas.
0
3. "Torchwood" is an anagram for "Doctor Who" - Same letters, different order.
0
4. David Tennant, who played Doctor Who, was inspired as a child to become an actor because he loved the original Doctor Who series.

Trending in Entertainment

Monopoly Facts
There is a 12% chance that a game of Monopoly will go on indefinitely.
Scrabble Facts
The word ‘twelve’ is worth 12 points in Scrabble.
Book Facts
9,000 books are listed as missing from the British Library.
Doctor Who Facts
In the 1980s, Hollywood planned a version of Doctor Who, starring Michael Jackson as the Doctor.
62 Friends Facts
Ross from Friends celebrated his 29th birthday in three consecutive seasons.
Superman Facts
According to legend, there's a Superman in every episode of Seinfeld.
Nintendo Facts
Nintendo owns the rights to two pornographic films – "Super Hornio Bros" and "Super Hornio Bros 2"
Tetris Facts
Playing Tetris reduces the strength, frequency and vividness of naturally occurring cravings.
Mario Facts
Mario was originally a carpenter, not a plumber.
The Simpsons Facts
In French episodes of The Simpsons, Homer’s catchphrase ‘D’oh!’ is dubbed as ‘T’oh!’ French names for trenches in the First World War included ‘The Snail’, ‘Place de L’Opera’ and ‘Headache’.
New Yorker Facts
One out of every 21 New Yorkers is a millionaire.
The Office Facts
Jim pranked Dwight 114 times throughout the entirety of the U.S. version of "The Office."

Related Factlists

115 Star Facts
Shrews can starve to death 2 or 3 hours after a meal.
62 Friends Facts
About 56% of men said they would introduce someone they're seeing to their friends after 1 to 5 dates, according to a survey.
Reading Facts
Reading physical books will help you remember what you read, since memory is also tactile.
Book Facts
9,000 books are listed as missing from the British Library.
Medical Facts
Sloppy medical handwriting kills more than 7,000 people every year.
Television Facts
A Baltimore TV producer once told Oprah that she was "unfit for television news."
The Simpsons Facts
The Simpsons Movie was banned in Burma because the colors red and yellow are banned in films there.
Nintendo Facts
A psychic once sued Nintendo, claiming that the Pokémon Kadabra was based on him.
Superman Facts
Kryptonite was invented because Supermans original voice actor wanted time off, and the only way to do this was to make ...
Monopoly Facts
The creator of the board game Monopoly intended the game to demonstrate that monopolies are bad for society