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Coronation Street historyEdit
- 1964 - The Corner Shop reopens in its new role as a combined shop and Post Office.
- 1968 - Dennis Tanner and Jenny Sutton arrive from London and Dennis introduces Jenny to Elsie as his new wife.
- 1974 - The Ogdens are interviewed for the role of Caretakers for the Community Centre.
- 1981 - The police arrest the mentally-ill Arnold Swain (final appearance).
- 1985 - Ivy Tilsley becomes friendly with new Baldwin's Casuals van driver George Wardle.
- 1994 - Norris Cole turns up at the Wiltons' house having taken Derek's advice and left his wife (first appearance of the character).
- 2001 - Ken Barlow loses out to Mike Baldwin at a custody hearing over Adam Barlow.
- 2003 - Richard Hillman drowns after attempting to kill the Platt family.
- 2011 - Sophie Webster falls from the roof of the Weatherfield Fellowship Church, having contemplated suicide but been talked down by her choir pastor and then lost her footing.
- 2016 - Gemma Winter is taken on at Audrey's as a work experience trainee.
- 1926 - Derek Benfield (Walter Greenhalgh, Dot's husband) born.
- 1964 - Stuart Latham's final episode as producer is broadcast.
- 1992 - Sacha Parkinson (Sian Powers) born.
- 2001 - Coronation Street 's 5000th episode, an hour-long one, is broadcast.
Episodes were broadcast on 11th March on the following years:
- 1960s - 1963, 1964, 1968
- 1970s - 1970, 1974
- 1980s - 1981, 1985, 1987
- 1990s - 1991, 1992, 1994, 1996, 1998
- 2000s - 2001, 2002, 2005, 2007, 2009
- 2010s - 2010, 2011 (I) (II), 2013 (I) (II), 2015, 2016 (I) (II),