From Sonic Retro
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- 1960 — Michael McGaharn, the English voice of Knuckles the Echidna in Sonic Adventure, is born.
- 1978 — Ryō Hirohashi, the Japanese voice of Miles "Tails" Prower from 2003 onward, is born.
- 1995 — The 58th issue of Sonic the Comic is released in the UK, sporting a new design.
- 1998 — Issue #17 of the comic series Knuckles the Echidna is released in North America.
- 2008 — The Sega Master System version of Sonic the Hedgehog is released for the Wii Virtual Console in Japan.
- 2009 — Volume 11 of Sonic the Hedgehog Archives is released in North America.
- 2017 — "Victory", the 91st episode of Sonic Boom, airs in North America.