1911
Centre forward Ronnie Rooke was born in Guildford, Surrey. He was top scorer in Arsenal's 1947/48 League title success with 33 goals

1932
Arsenal inside forward David Jack won his ninth and last cap for England in the 4-3 victory over Austria at Stamford Bridge

1939
Scotland centre-half Ian Ure was born in Ayr. Before he joined the Gunners he had helped Dundee to reach the European Cup semi-finals

1968
John Radford, David Court and George Graham scored in Arsenal's 3-1 win over Everton at Goodison Park

2002
Arsenal lost 2-0 at Manchester United after scoring in 55 consecutive League matches to beat the record of 47 set by Chesterfield in 1930

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