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).
Roald Dahl’s Revolting Recipes
Goldilocks and the Three Bears
December 1997 – Goldilocks and the Three Bears (musical) premieres in Glasgow, Scotland.
The Umbrella Man and Other Stories
The Mildenhall Treasure and Skin and Other Stories
Roald Dahl Day
September 13, 2006 – Roald Dahl Day is celebrated for the first time.
December 20, 2009 – Matilda (radio show) premieres on BBC Radio 4.
December 9, 2010 – Matilda (musical) has world premiere at Courtyard Theatre in Stratford-upon-Avon, England.
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
June 25, 2013 – Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (musical) has world premiere at Theatre Royal Drury Lane in London, England.
Roald’s 100th Birthday
September 13, 2016 – The 100th anniversary of Roald Dahl’s birth!