To celebrate the launch of It’s A Stampede!, every day for the next year I will be presenting a totally informative, yet totally useless fact under the banner heading: ‘On this day in geekdom’.

Yep, that’s 365 facts!

Here’s today’s slice of geekdom…

March 4th – On this day in 1985, The World of David the Gnome makes its TV debut. The show runs for 26 episodes, across two seasons (both seasons air in 1985). Produced in Spain, the show is sold around the world.

More tomorrow…