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…

August 19th – On this day in 1973, American actor, Ahmed Best is born. The actor is perhaps best known for providing the voice and the performance capture work for Star Wars character, Jar Jar Binks. Happy birthday, Ahmed!

More tomorrow…