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 10th – On this day in 1978, Superman: The Movie premieres at the Uptown Theater in Washington D.C. The movie is directed by Richard Donner, with actor Christopher Reeve taking on the title role as Superman/Clark Kent.

More tomorrow…