Coronation Street historyEdit
- 1928 - Edward McDonald is born.
- 1986 - Betty Turpin comes back out of retirement to work at the Rovers.
- 1995 - Raquel Wolstenhulme narrowly escapes being raped by Leo Firman.
- 1997 - Fred Elliott and Maureen Holdsworth are married. Sally Webster and Natalie Horrocks have a cat-fight in the Street.
- 1999 - Ashley Peacock and Maxine Heavey have their stag and hen nights.
- 2002 - Peter Barlow meets florist Lucy Richards (First appearance of the character).
- 2003 - Martin Platt and Katy Harris announce their relationship to Katy's parents - Tommy promptly attacks Martin.
- 2004 - Todd Grimshaw discovers that his brother Jason has spent the night with Sarah Platt. Distraught at the betrayal, he leaves Weatherfield.
- 2008 - Thinking that Liz McDonald is now in a relationship with Harry Mason and that there is no chance of a reconciliation, Vernon Tomlin leaves Weatherfield (Final appearance of the character).
- 2011 - Peter Barlow is arrested for beating Frank Foster.
- 1915 - Arthur Lowe (Leonard Swindley) born.
- 1955 - ITV goes on the air for the first time with broadcasts by Associated Rediffusion in the London area.
Episodes were broadcast on 22nd September on the following years:
- 1960s - 1965, 1969
- 1970s - 1971, 1975, 1976
- 1980s - 1980, 1982, 1986
- 1990s - 1993, 1995, 1997, 1999
- 2000s - 2000, 2002, 2003 (I) (II), 2004, 2006, 2008 (I) (II)
- 2010s - 2011, 2014 (I) (II)