1931
David Jack netted a hat-trick as Arsenal beat AIK Stockholm 5-0 in the penultimate match of their Scandinavian tour

1959
Midfielder Steve Gatting was born in Park Royal, London. The brother of England cricket captain Mike gatting, he scored six times in 76 outings for Arsenal between 1978 and 1981

1985
The Heysel Stadium disaster left 39 people dead after rioting during the European Cup Final between Liverpool and Juventus

1990
England Under-21 striker Martin Hayes was sold to Celtic. He netted 34 goals in 132 games for the Gunners between 1985 and 1990

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