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 19th – On this day in 1995, Die Hard with a Vengeance is released in cinemas. The movie – directed by John McTiernan – is the third film to star Bruce Willis as John McClane. Samuel L. Jackson co-stars as McClane’s reluctant partner, Zeus Carver.

More tomorrow…