- 1947 - Ned Glover born.
- 1986 - Jack Sugden sets fire to Pat Sugden's clothes.
- 2001 - Chris Tate proposes to Charity Dingle.
- 2002 - Laurel Potts collapses at Marlon Dingle and Tricia Stokes's engagement party after suffering a pain in her abdomen.
- 2003 - Chris Tate hires a man to run over Cain Dingle. The man misses Cain and runs over Shadrach Dingle instead.
- 2007 - During a four-hander episode with Marlon Dingle, Eli Dingle, Zak Dingle and Donna Windsor-Dingle, Marlon and Eli have a showdown on the roof of a multi-story car park. Eli nearly falls from the top storey but is rescued by Donna and Marlon.
- 2013 - Adam Barton is arrested for assaulting Declan Macey. He is later arrested under the suspicion of the murder of Alex Moss.
- 2017 - Emmerdale wins 'Best Soap', Ryan Hawley wins 'Best Actor', Charlotte Bellamy wins 'Best Actress' and Sally Dexter wins 'Best Newcomer' at the TV Choice Awards.
Episodes were broadcast on 4th September on the following years:
- 1970s - 1973
- 1980s - 1980, 1986
- 1990s - 1990, 1997
- 2000s - 2001, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009
- 2010s - 2012, 2013, 2014 (I) (II), 2015, 2017