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…

December 6th – On this day in 1997, American actor, Samuel L. Jackson appears on popular British talk show, TFI Friday where he mentions that he would like to appear in a future Star Wars film. Jackson would later be cast in the role of Jedi Master, Mace Windu in the Star Wars prequel trilogy.

More tomorrow…