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…

October 28th – On this day in 1990, ‘Unchained Melody’ is Number 1 in the UK Singles Chart. The song – recorded by the Righteous Brothers – is experiencing a resurgence in popularity after appearing in the movie, Ghost (1990).

More tomorrow…