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 23rd – On this day in 1971, Dirty Harry arrives in cinemas. The movie – directed by Don Siegel – stars Clint Eastwood in the role of Inspector ‘Dirty’ Harry Callahan.

More tomorrow…