1986: On AS THE WORLD TURNS, Craig was arrested for the murder of Tad Channing.
2006: German soap opera ALLES WAS ZAHLT (All That Matters) premiered on RTL.
2006: On PASSIONS, Fox was sucked into a black hole; he then told Tabitha that it was the kind of black hole that one gets sucked into on the Sci Fi Channel, which was the channel PASSIONS repeats aired on in 2006. Tabitha then told him stick with NBC.
Celebrating a birthday today are:
Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs (ex-Lucky, RITUALS) - 58
John Preston (ex-Greg, GENERAL HOSPITAL) - 42
Kai Owen (Rhys, TORCHWOOD) - 36
Collin O'Donnell (ex-Shawn Douglas, DAYS OF OUR LIVES) - 26
Trevor Gagnon (Freddy, DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES) - 16
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