See also: Timelines
Planet of the Apes Timeline
|Alpha is killed and his mate Bright Eyes is taken to Gen-Sys Laboratories to be a test subject.
Caesar is born and, not long after his birth, Bright Eyes is killed after going on a rampage.
|Rise of the Planet of the Apes|
- March 4: Soundtrack composer Leonard Rosenman passes away. Rosenman scored Beneath the Planet of the Apes and Battle for the Planet of the Apes.
- March 7th-9th: Actor Marc Singer appears at MegaCon in Orlando, Florida. Singer played the role of Dalton in the 1974 Planet of the Apes episode "The Gladiators".
- May 26: Soundtrack composer Earle Hagen passes away in Rancho Mirage. Hagen composed the score for the Planet of the Apes television episodes "The Legacy" and "Tomorrow's Tide".
- June 15: Visual effects artist Stan Winston passes away. Between about 1995 and 2000, Winston developed animatronic Apes for a projected Planet of the Apes movie, which were ultimately unused.
- December 5: Actress Beverly Garland passes away. Garland featured in the Planet of the Apes television series episode "The Interrogation", as Wanda.
- December: Hasslein Books publishes Rich Handley's Timeline of the Planet of the Apes: The Definitive Chronology.