Why Famous: He wrote plays such as Arcadia, The Coast of Utopia, and Every Good Boy Deserves Favour.
- 1965-03-26 Playwright Tom Stoppard (28) weds nurse Josie Ingle
- 1972-02-11 Playwright Tom Stoppard (34) weds doctor/author Miriam Moore-Robinson (34)
- 2014-06-07 Playwright Tom Stoppard (76) weds brewery heiress Sabrina Guinness on an intimate register office ceremony in East Dorset, England
- 1967-04-11 Tom Stoppard's "Rosencrantz & Guildenstern are Dead" premieres
- 1972-02-02 Tom Stoppard's "Jumpers" premieres in London
- 1976-04-05 Tom Stoppard's "Dirty Linen" premieres in London
- 1978-11-08 Tom Stoppard's "Night & Day" premieres in London
- 1982-11-16 Tom Stoppard's "Real Thing" premieres in London
- 1990-09-04 47th Venice Film Festival: "Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead" directed by Tom Stoppard wins Golden Lion
- 1993-04-13 Tom Stoppard's "Arcadia" premieres in London
- "Since we cannot hope for order let us withdraw with style from the chaos."