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 26th – On this day in 1989, time-hopping sci-fi series, Quantum Leap hits TV screens. The show – created by Donald P. Bellisario – runs for five seasons, clocking up 97 episodes in the process. Scott Bakula stars.

More tomorrow…