1926
England international winger Joe Hulme joined Arsenal from Blackburn Rovers. As well as being a pacy flankman, he played first-class cricket for Middlesex and later managed Tottenham Hotspur

1953
Non-league Walthamstow Avenue lost 5-2 to Manchester United in a match staged at Highbury

1960
England international winger Brian Marwood was born in Seaham, County Durham. He scored 17 times in 60 outings while at Highbury

2005
Thierry Henry broke Ian Wright's record of League goals for the Club with strike in Arsenal's 3-1 win at Aston Villa

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