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…

May 14th – On this day in 1984, Wham! release the singe, ‘Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go’. The song appears on the album Make It Big and becomes the group’s first UK and US Number 1.

More tomorrow…