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…

July 22nd – On this day in 2011, Captain America: The First Avenger opens in US cinemas. Directed by Joe Johnston, the movie stars Chris Evans, Hugo Weaving, Sebastian Stan and Hayley Atwell.

More tomorrow…