- 1941 - Mary King is born
- 1978 - Nicola King is born.
- 2003 - Frances Marsden works out that her husband Ronnie has been having an affair with Louise Appleton.
- 2005 - New doctor Adam Forsythe arrives in the village.
- 2008 - Bob and Viv Hope are arrested for fraud, having been set up by Freddie Yorke.
- 2010 - Aaron Livesy reveals to his family and his friends at court that he is gay. Later, he is sentenced to community service.
- 2012 - Zak Dingle is sectioned in hospital.
- 2013 - While babysitting Sarah and Jack Sugden Jr., a drunk Kerry Wyatt causes a fire in Dale View after her lit cigarette catches a rug.
- 2014 - James Barton discovers that his nephew Adam is actually his son.
- 1952 - Jane Cox (Lisa Dingle) born.
- 2001 - Emmerdale wins 'Best Soap' at the 2001 British Academy Television Awards.
- 2009 - Victoria's fall through the ice wins 'Spectacular Scene of the Year' at The British Soap Awards.
Episodes were broadcast on 13th May on the following years:
- 1970s - 1974, 1975
- 1980s - 1980, 1982, 1986
- 1990s - 1993, 1997, 1998, 1999
- 2000s - 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2008, 2009
- 2010s - 2010 (I) (II), 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016