On this date in...
1994: On GENERAL HOSPITAL, Lois jumped out of Katherine's birthday cake.
2010: On the next to last episode of AS THE WORLD TURNS, Noah said goodbye to Luke, Janet and Dusty were thrilled with their baby, and Carly told Jack she was pregnant.
Celebrating a birthday today are:
Susan Ruttan (ex-Grace, GIDEON'S CROSSING) - 61
Christopher Rich (ex-Sandy, ANOTHER WORLD) - 58
Peter Francis James (ex-Clayton, GUIDING LIGHT; ex-Blake, AS THE WORLD TURNS) - 55
Kimberly McArthur (ex-Kelly, SANTA BARBARA) - 48
Alexis Bledel (ex-Rory, GILMORE GIRLS) - 30
Sara Maraffino (ex-Planner, DAYS OF OUR LIVES; ex-Angie, SCRIPTS & SCRUPLES) - 29
Ian Harding (Ezra, PRETTY LITTLE LIARS) - 25
Daren Kagasoff (Ricky, THE SECRET LIFE OF THE AMERICAN TEENAGER) - 24
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