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…

April 17th – On this day in 2011, Thor receives its Premiere in Sydney, Australia. Directed by Kenneth Branagh, the movie stars Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Tom Hiddleston and Anthony Hopkins.

More tomorrow…