On this date in...
1956: On THE EDGE OF NIGHT, Larry White (Bill Zuckert) attempted to murder Mike Karr (John Larkin).
1984: On AS THE WORLD TURNS, John (Larry Bryggman) and Lucinda (Elizabeth Hubbard) found Dusty (Brian Bloom).
1990: DARK SHADOWS actress Joan Bennett died at age 80.
Celebrating a birthday today are:
Teal Ames (ex-Sarah, THE EDGE OF NIGHT) - 80
Melanie Vincz (ex-Corinne, GENERAL HOSPITAL) - 62
Kevin Stapleton (ex-Kevin, ONE LIFE TO LIVE) - 48
Shiri Appleby (Cate, LIFE UNEXPECTED; ex-Little Girl, SANTA BARBARA) - 33
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