Unable to actually fly the time machine, she was forced to simply stare into its heart, which enfolded her in Time Vortex energy and turned her into a new and seemingly omnipotent being that could rescue the Doctor. Only the Ninth Doctor could absorb the Time Vortex energy and transfer it back to the TARDIS — a traumatic act that naturally triggered regeneration.
She thus became one of only three companions — along with Peri Brown and Wilfred Mott — to be the proximate cause of the Doctor's regeneration.
(TV: Father's Day) When Rose was twelve she begged her mother for a red bicycle for Christmas, but Jackie couldn't afford it.
(PROSE: The Stone Rose) Several times during her childhood, she was, unbeknownst to her, visited and watched over by her future friend, Captain Jack Harkness, who was stranded on Earth after having been left on Satellite Five.
Jack did not say hello, in order to avoid damaging their timeline.
(TV: Rose) She entered into a relationship with Mickey Smith some time before 2005.
(TV: Rose, The End of Time) At one point, she was asked by Mickey's friend Vic to pose for his photography.