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Oscar Wilde born.
An eight year-old Oscar Wilde announces his intention to become a pop idol.
16th October: Oscar Wilde is born. (Dublin, Ireland)
Curt Wild is born. (Michigan)
Jack Fairy is born. (Ireland)
Friday 2nd January: Thomas Brian Stoningham (Brian Slade) is born. (Birmingham, England)
Seven-year-old Jack Fairy discovers Oscar Wilde's pin. (Ireland)
Thirteen-year-old Curt Wild is forced to undergo electroshock therapy after he is discovered performing a sexual act on his older brother. (Michigan )
Wednesday 31st December: Brian Slade steals Oscar Wilde's pin from Jack Fairy at the Sombrero Club; Brian and Mandy meet for the first time. (London, England)
Tuesday 5th February: Brian Slade fakes his assassination at the Lyceum Theatre. (London, England )
British journalist Arthur Stuart investigates the career of 70s rocker Brian Slade.