Coronation Street historyEdit
- 1919 - Arnold Tanner born.
- 1968 - An escaped convict, Frank Riley, forces himself in No.14 where Val Barlow is alone.
- 1970 - Ena finds young organist Tony Parsons playing the harmonium in the Victoria Street mission and realises that the boy has a talent.
- 1987 - Alan Bradley takes Rita Fairclough to the registry office for what he hopes will be a surprise wedding but she angrily turns him down.
- 1991 - Jim McDonald helps the twins set up an amateur radio station, mistakenly thinking it will keep them out of trouble.
- 1992 - Curly Watts goes on a blind date with someone he has been matched with by a dating agency - he is stunned to find that it is his old girlfriend Kimberley Taylor.
- 2005 - In order to revenge himself on Tracy Barlow for getting a control order on him stopping him from seeing daughter Amy, Steve McDonald provokes her in the bar of the Rovers to the point where she attacks him and is arrested by the police.
- 2007 - Death of Angela Hawthorne, ex-wife of both Derek Wilton and Norris Cole.
- 2011 - Nick Tilsley and Becky McDonald decide to call off their one-day relationship, realising that Becky is still in love with Steve McDonald.
- 1920 - John Sharp (Les Clegg) born.
- 1953 - Lawrence Mullin (Steve Fisher) born.
- 1975 - Antony Cotton (Sean Tully) born.
Episodes were broadcast on 5th August 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
- 2010s - 2010, 2011 (I) (II)