On This Day has also become an essential tool for journalists and radio presenters across the country as it provides them with all the major events that took place, on this day, over the past 2,000 years. Everyday we will provide a list of sporting events, birthdays, deathdays, historically significant occurrences, celebrity happenings and more.
Our Twitter feed, embedded to the right, contains a continual trial of things to happen on this day in the past. For more in-depth coverage, we run the biggest stories of the day on the OTD site. If you would like a comprehensive list in newsletter format, please follow the link below and subscribe on News Data Network.