On this date in...
1966: On DARK SHADOWS, after seeing a door briefly open in the upstairs hallway, Vicki learned from David it was the door to 'the rest of the house' and was locked off 50 years ago.
1980: On THE EDGE OF NIGHT, Molly told Emily the truth about Draper and how he became Kirk Michaels. Watch the episode below.
1984: Y&R's Jeanne Cooper (Katherine) was supposed to begin a two week tour of Ontario on this day but had to cancel when she was hospitalized after accidentally drinking coffee that contained a cleaning solution.
1986: On SANTA BARBARA, Mason, Mark and Julia react after former nun, Mary Duvall McCormick (Harley Jane Kozak), was knocked out by having a giant neon letter "C" (for "Capwell" atop the Capwell Hotel) land on her while she was standing on the hotel roof. Mason (Lane Davies) begged her to tell him it would be alright, but Mary died. (This is the Monday episode that picks up where the Friday "C" cliffhanger left off.)
1989: On ANOTHER WORLD, Jake begged Marley to stay with him so they could try to get custody of Steven. Jake thought Steven was his son and not Jamie's at that point.
1989: On GUIDING LIGHT, the Lewis men went fishing just before Josh and Reva's wedding. At the end Dylan rowed Reva up in a boat, Josh helped her off, and the wedding was about to begin.
1992: Patsy Pease returned to DAYS OF OUR LIVES as Kimberly.
1995: LOVING began implementing changes that would ultimately lead to a transformation to THE CITY.
1999: The character of Charity Standish debuted on PASSIONS played by Molly Stanton.
2005: Terri Garber (currently starring in indie soap MISS BEHAVE) debuted on AS THE WORLD TURNS as Iris Dumbrowski.
2008: The mood turned tense at Bridget and Nick's garden wedding at the Marone estate on THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL when Katie momentarily interrupted.
Celebrating a birthday today are:
Polly Bergen (ex-Stella, DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES) - 82
Lynn Loring (ex-Patti, SEARCH FOR TOMORROW) - 68
Vincent Pastore (ex-Maximus, GENERAL HOSPITAL; ex-Big Pussy, THE SOPRANOS; ex-Arthur, ONE LIFE TO LIVE) - 66
Nick Benedict (ex-Curtis, DAYS OF OUR LIVES; ex-Ron, ANOTHER LIFE; ex-Boots, SANTA BARBARA; ex-Phil, ALL MY CHILDREN) - 65
Jane Lynch (Sue, GLEE) - 52
Jane Espenson (Writer/Producer, ONCE UPON A TIME; HUSBANDS; TORCHWOOD; CAPRICA; DOLLHOUSE; BUFFY) - 48
Matthew Fox (ex-Jack, LOST; ex-Charlie, PARTY OF FIVE) - 46
Rick Draughon (Writer, DAYS OF OUR LIVES; COASTAL DREAMS; THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS; SUNSET BEACH; ANOTHER WORLD; LOVING) - 48
Scott Porter (ex-Jason, FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS; ex-Casey, AS THE WORLD TURNS) - 33
Drew Cheetwood (Milo, GH) - 29
Sara Canning (Jenna, THE VAMPIRE DIARIES) - 25