1961: On THE EDGE OF NIGHT, Phil and Louise attempted to extricate themselves from demented heroin smuggler Scofield Kilborn.
1986: In the final days of SEARCH FOR TOMORROW, Jo had a prophetic dream. Watch below:
1995: ANOTHER WORLD aired its 8,000th episode.
1995: On ONE LIFE TO LIVE, Asa (Philip Carey) invited Renee out for a drink on Christmas Eve.
Celebrating a birthday today are:
Elizabeth Hubbard (ex-Lucinda, AS THE WORLD TURNS; Sair, GOEDE TIJDEN SLECHTE TIJDEN; ex-Althea, THE DOCTORS; ex-Estelle, ONE LIFE TO LIVE) - 79
Hector Elizondo (ex-Vincento, THE EDGE OF NIGHT; ex-Carlos, GREY'S ANATOMY) - 76
Dan Martin (Brad, THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL) - 61
Lauralee Bell (Christine, THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS) - 44
Amanda Baker (ex-Babe, ALL MY CHILDREN; ex-Jolene, GENERAL HOSPITAL: NIGHT SHIFT) - 33
Brooke Nevin (Brooke, IMAGINARY BITCHES) - 30
Alinne Moraes (ex-Monica, COMO UMO ONDA) - 30
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