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Sarah Jane Smith was an English journalist who travelled with the Time Lord known as the Doctor.


Sarah Jane Smith (1975)


Sarah Jane Smith (2011)

Early history[]

Sarah Jane Smith was born in May 1951 in the village of Foxgrove, Hertfordshire. (SJA: "The Temptation of Sarah Jane Smith") Her star sign was Taurus. (SJA: "Secrets of the Stars") Her parents, Eddie and Barbara Smith, died when their car collided with a broken-down tractor on 18 August 1951. (SJA: "The Temptation of Sarah Jane Smith") She once remarked that her father would have wanted her to shovel horse manure for a living. ("The Paradise of Death") Her uncle Hubert owned a grandfather clock. ("The Ghosts of N-Space")

She was raised by her aunt, Lavinia Smith. (SJA: "The Temptation of Sarah Jane Smith")

She began her career as a journalist when she was nineteen, "doorstepping" for the South Croydon Echo. (SJA: "Goodbye, Sarah Jane Smith") She worked for editor Lionel Carson when she first started on the nationals. (SJA: "The Man Who Wasn't There")

In 1973, Smith came to Devesham to do a story on Guy Crayford's disappearance. She stayed at Fleur de Lys while in the town. (DW: "The Android Invasion")

Life aboard the TARDIS[]



Sarah Jane Smith meets the Doctor for the first time (1974)



  • Doctor Who:
    • "Mawdryn Undead"
    • "The Mysterious Planet"
    • "The Curse of Fenric"
    • "The Girl in the Fireplace"
  • "Global Conspiracy!"
  • Hornets' Nest:
    • "The Stuff of Nightmares"
    • "The Dead Shoes"
  • Demon Quest: "Sepulchre"
  • Redacted: "Hysteria"