To celebrate the first year of It’s A Stampede!, every day for 365 days I am 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…

September 19th – On this day in 1952, Adventures of Superman airs its debut episode, ‘Superman on Earth’ on television screens in the US. The episode introduces Jor-El, Krypton and Clark Kent and kick-starts a six-season run that quickly becomes a television icon of the 1950s.

More tomorrow…