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    Who was your first Doctor (not necessarily your favourite Doctor)?

    William Hartnell 26 (7.88%)
    Patrick Troughton 5 (1.52%)
    Jon Pertwee 59 (17.88%)
    Tom Baker 135 (40.91%)
    Peter Davison 19 (5.76%)
    Colin Baker 5 (1.52%)
    Sylvester McCoy 36 (10.91%)
    Paul McGann 7 (2.12%)
    Christopher Eccleston 27 (8.18%)
    David Tennant 11 (3.33%)
    330 votes | 7 comments
    Who was your first Doctor (not necessarily your favourite Doctor)? | 7 comments | Create New Account
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    WOR - 9
    Authored by: tarashnat on Thursday, August 17 2006 @ 05:46 PM EDT

    I remember watching the early Tom Baker episodes on WOR channel 9 on Saturday mornings in New York City in the late seventies.

    Taras

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    Do try the chips...

    • WOR - 9 - Authored by: Louis on Thursday, August 17 2006 @ 06:54 PM EDT
    Probably Pertwee
    Authored by: MikeD on Friday, August 18 2006 @ 01:08 PM EDT
    I'm pretty sure that I at least glimpsed Jon Pertwee on TV Ontario sometime between 1976 and 1979, possibly seeing some of "The Three Doctors". Solid memories start with Tom Baker around 1980, also on TV Ontario.

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    Tom Baker late night
    Authored by: mad4plaid on Tuesday, September 12 2006 @ 10:47 AM EDT
    It was Tom Baker starting at 10:30pm Friday night in Minneapolis. I think my first exposure was in 1983- when I was 12. What made it difficult was that they never showed the same number of episodes each week. Some weeks we only got the first in the arc, others they gave us the entire story arc. TCTP never made up its mind.... We never did get Sylvester McCoy....
    WGBH Boston
    Authored by: rocko on Tuesday, September 12 2006 @ 01:18 PM EDT
    I watched WGBH, channel 2, in Boston in the late 1970's at 7pm every night (maybe once per week? I can't recall).

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    "Never guess-- unless you have to; there's enough
    uncertainty in the universe as it is."
    Paul Mcgann
    Authored by: KevinK on Sunday, September 24 2006 @ 06:20 PM EDT
    Since the only televised Paul Mcgann adventure starts off with Sylvester Mccoy, wouldn't it be difficult for him to be anyone's first Doctor?