What are the “Six degrees of Rochdale Village” you ask? Well, according to the theory of the six degrees of separation,
anyone on the planet can be connected to any other person on the planet through a chain of acquaintances that has no more than five intermediaries. The theory was first proposed in 1929 by the Hungarian writer Frigyes Karinthy in a short story called “Chains.
Over the last 50 years, Rochdale Village has been a central location for hosting numerous famous faces in the place. Featured here are just a few of the individuals that graced us with their presence and connected with us at “the Village”.
Some of our visitors were up-and-coming neighborhood rising stars with humble beginnings while others were established personalities with worldwide acclaim. One thing is for sure, most of these famous, and sometimes infamous individuals have gone on to become powerful personalities in their own right. There is a common denominator between each of these famous faces. Each felt Rochdale Village was important enough to visit and that it was the place to be at that time. This is what you call the “Six Degrees of Rochdale”. Are you connected to Rochdale Village? If so, reach out and let us know.
- Rochdale Village Timeline: (1950′s – 1960′s) (rochdalevillageturns50.com)
- Rochdale Village at 50: a legacy of communication (rochdalevillageturns50.com)
- Rochdale Village: The Timeline (1970′s and 1980′s) (rochdalevillageturns50.com)