Ian Chesterton (William Russell) 1963-1965
Sir Ian Francis Chesterton was one of the First Doctor’s first human companions to join him on his travels.
Before meeting the Doctor, Ian was a science teacher at Coal Hill School in 1960s London. During a trip to the 12th century, he was knighted as Sir Ian, Knight of Jaffa. After leaving the TARDIS, Ian had adventures with the Doctor in his fifth and eleventh incarnations. Ian traveled alongside future wife Barbara Wright, Susan Foreman and Vicki Pallister, as well as briefly meeting Steven Taylor.