This timeline contains all information about Roald Dahl’s life, the books he wrote, and movies, television shows, and theater productions he was involved in. It continues past his death to the present day (since new Dahl works are still being released).
July 28, 1950 – “Poison” episode of Escape (radio show).
Desert Island Discs
Roald appears on Desert Island Discs (radio show) in November 1979 on BBC Radio 4.
December 20, 2009 – Matilda (radio show) premieres on BBC Radio 4.