Wikipedia:Did you know/Hall of Fame/Themed sets

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On occasion, editors at DYK put together a themed set of hooks. These are some of them.

Frank Sinatra centenary[edit]

  • 00:00, 13 December 2015 (UTC)
Frank Sinatra in 1957
Frank Sinatra in 1957
Frank Sinatra c. 1943
Frank Sinatra c. 1943
Archive: 13 December 2015
Discussion: Frank Sinatra centenary
Main Page history 2015 December 12

Star Trek 50th anniversary[edit]

  • 00:00, 9 September 2016 (UTC)
Restored shuttlecraft prop in 2014
Galileo prop
  • 16:00, 8 September 2016 (UTC)
Leonard Nimoy as Spock
Leonard Nimoy as Spock
  • 08:00, 8 September 2016 (UTC)
Gene Roddenberry in 1961
Gene Roddenberry
Archive: 9 September 2016
Discussion: Here and Here
Main Page history 2016 September 8

50th anniversary of Neil Armstrong walking on the moon[edit]

  • 00:00, 26 July 2019 (UTC)
Elliot See and Charles Bassett
Elliot See and Charles Bassett
Archive: 2019 July 25
Discussion: 50th anniversary of Neil Armstrong walking on the moon
Main Page history 2019 July 25

Canada Day 2021[edit]

Two half-sets run across Canada Day in the country's local time zones.

  • 00:00, 1 July 2021 (UTC)
Flag of Nova Scotia
Flag of Nova Scotia
Parliament Hill, Ottawa
Parliament Hill, Ottawa
Discussion: at WikiProject Canada, DYK consensus and DYK prep/queue
Main Page history 1 and 2 July 2021.

Yoninah tribute[edit]

  • 00:00, 4 July 2021 (UTC)
Gabi with his mother Tamar
Gabi with his mother Tamar
Obituary: Wikipedia:Wikipedia Signpost/2021-03-28/Obituary
Archive: 4 July 2021
Discussion: Yoninah tribute
Main Page history 2021 July 3

Feast of Saint James[edit]

  • 00:00, 26 July 2023 (UTC)
Holy Door, Santiago de Compostela
Holy Door, Santiago de Compostela
Archive: 26 July 2023
Discussion: Feast of Saint James
Main Page history 2023 July 25

Women's World Cup[edit]

A monthlong set celebrating the 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup.

Catalina Estrada
Name Hook Archive Main Page history Author
Giulia Dragoni *... that in July 2023, Giulia Dragoni became the youngest person to represent any Italian senior national football team – including both men and women – in the 21st century? July 21, 2023 July 20, 2023 Das osmnezz
Super Alexia * ... that when TVBoy's daughter said she wanted to be a footballer like Alexia Putellas, he painted a mural of Alexia as a superhero to inspire other girls? July 22, 2023 July 21, 2023 Kingsif
Carol Thomas * ... that Carol Thomas began her football career at the age of 11, while the sport was still banned for women? July 23, 2023 July 22, 2023 Kingsif
Michaela Foster * ... that Michaela Foster, a New Zealand footballer playing in the 2023 World Cup, is known for her mana? July 24, 2023 July 23, 2023 Kingsif
Lara Esponda * ... that at age 14, footballer Lara Esponda was the youngest goalkeeper to debut in the top division of women's football in Argentina? July 25, 2023 July 24, 2023 Evrik
Elene Lete * ... that after Spanish footballer Elene Lete had to leave Spain's under-20 football team with an injury in 2022, she returned to join the senior World Cup squad in 2023? July 27, 2023 July 26, 2023 Evrik
Sheika Scott * ... that in August 2021 Sheika Scott became the youngest player to score in the Costa Rican Women's Premier Division, at just 14 years old? July 28, 2023 July 27, 2023 Fixer88
Grace Wisnewski * ... that New Zealand footballer Grace Wisnewski's bottom-ranked team upset the defending league champions when she scored what an A-League statistician called an "acrobatic" 99th-minute equalising goal? July 29, 2023 July 28, 2023 Fixer88 and Kingsif
* ... that a minute's silence was incorporated into the opening ceremony of the 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup after a deadly shooting in a host city earlier that day? July 30, 2023 July 29, 2023 Kingsif
Heba Saadia * ... that Heba Saadia, the first Palestinian referee at a World Cup, only took up the profession when she noticed there were no women among a group of referees she saw training? July 31, 2023 July 30, 2023 Kingsif
Alexandra Pinell * ... that footballer Alexandra Pinell scored the Costa Rica U20 team's only goal at the FIFA tournament hosted by their country? August 1, 2023 July 31, 2023 Fixer88
Catalina Estrada * ... that Catalina Estrada and two of her thirteen siblings played as forwards on the same men's football team? August 2, 2023 August 1, 2023 Hameltion
Daniela Solera * ... that goalkeeper Daniela Solera had the most touches of any Costa Rican player in their opening match of the 2023 World Cup? August 31, 2023 August 30, 2023 Kingsif

Discussion: Special occasion idea: Women's World Cup

Halloween 2023[edit]

Night of the Living Dead (entire film)
Archive: 1 November 2023
Discussion: Halloween
Main Page History Wikipedia:Main Page history/2023 October 31

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