Coronation Street historyEdit
- 1961 - Final appearance of Ida Barlow whose character would be declared dead after being knocked down by a bus in the next episode.
- 1965 - Len Fairclough and Jerry Booth knock down the remains of the collapsed No. 7.
- 1967 - Elsie Tanner marries wartime sweetheart Steve Tanner at St. Stephen's Church in Warrington. Ernest Bishop takes the photographs under his trading name of "Gordon Bishop" (First appearance of the character). On his way back from the reception, Harry Hewitt is crushed to death when a car jack under Len Fairclough's broken-down van collapses.
- 1971 - Lucille Hewitt is mugged and badly beaten when she takes Dave Smith's Betting Shop takings to the bank.
- 1972 - The police are called in to search for the missing Jason Lomax.
- 1991 - Gail Tilsley proposes to Martin Platt.
- 1995 - After a three-year gap, Des Barnes meets his ex-wife Steph again.
- 1996 - The Platts fly off to Canada for a holiday (Final appearance of Warren Jackson in the role of Nick Tilsley).
- 2002 - Professional cleaner Harry Flagg offers his services to the Rovers when he sees the state of the pub (First appearance of the character).
- 2004 - First appearance of Kelly Crabtree.
- 2010 - Molly Dobbs gives birth to a son. The father is either her husband Tyrone or Kevin Webster, the result of an affair between Molly and Kevin which is still a secret from Tyrone and Kevin's family.
- 1958 - Ian Puleston-Davies (Owen Armstrong) is born.
- 1973 - Martin Hancock (Spider Nugent) is born.
- 1974 - Patricia Cutts, the first actress to play Blanche Hunt, commits suicide.
Episodes were broadcast on 6th September on the following years:
- 1960s - 1961, 1965, 1967
- 1970s - 1971, 1972, 1976, 1978
- 1980s - 1982, 1989
- 1990s - 1991, 1993, 1995, 1996, 1998, 1999
- 2000s - 2000, 2001, 2002, 2004 (I) (II), 2006
- 2010s - 2010 (I) (II)