Today in Soap Opera History (July 22)

1968: Peyton Place's Rodney and Norman had a motorcycle crash.
1986: Y&R's Who's The Daddy story was featured in Mr. Mom.
2008: A car crashed into GH on General Hospital: Night Shift.
2013: All My Children's Cassandra wanted an abortion.
"The best prophet of the future is the past."
― Lord Byron

"Today in Soap Opera History" is a collection of the most memorable, interesting and influential events in the history of scripted, serialized programs. From birthdays and anniversaries to scandals and controversies, every day this column celebrates the soap opera in American culture.

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1946: On radio soap opera Rosemary, Rosemary Dawson (Betty Winkler) and her artist friend, Brad, took a train to Penn Station in New York City.

1965: On Another World, Pat Matthews (Susan Trustman) remembered her days in Bedfordtown.

'Nightclub Secrets' Premieres Tonight on Lifetime, Stars Kate Mansi, Rachel Hendrix, Nick Marshall

Nightclub Secrets premieres on Saturday, July 21 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on Lifetime. The film stars Kate Mansi (Days of our Lives), Rachel Hendrix, Nick Marshall, Gigi Rice and Gary Weeks.

Zoe (Mansi), a middle-American elementary school teacher, has been running away from a tumultuous relationship with her mother and younger sister, Rachel (Hendrix), for as long as she can remember. But Zoe is forced to return to LA and the home she escaped when she receives a sudden phone call from her mother, Barbara (Rice), telling her that Rachel, a bottle girl in an exclusive LA club, has killed herself. Unconvinced that Rachel would take her own life, Barbara urges Zoe to find out what really happened. Now Zoe needs to pose as a bottle girl herself and infiltrate the mysterious depths of the high-end nightclub world to track down Rachel’s killer. Will Zoe be able to avenge her sister’s death and finally find peace for her family once and for all?

Don't miss the twist at the end!

Check out the trailer below.

Daytime Nielsen Ratings: 'Bold and Beautiful' & 'Days' Up in Total Viewers, 'GH' Hits Record Low in Demo

The Live + Same Day daytime Nielsen ratings are in for the week of July 2-6, 2018. The Bold and the Beautiful (+44K) and Days of our Lives (+81K) were up week-over-week in total viewers. Meanwhile, General Hospital hit another new all-time low in females age 18-49, with only 322,000 tuning in.

Check out a breakdown below of the daytime soap opera Nielsen ratings by category:

Total Viewers (versus previous week/versus same week last year)
1. The Young and the Restless 4,108,000 (-29,000/-350,000)
2. The Bold and the Beautiful 3,383,000 (+44,000/-177,000)
3. General Hospital 2,389,000 (-111,000/-64,000)
4. Days of our Lives 2,163,000 (+81,000/+118,000)

'General Hospital' Spoilers (July 23-27, 2018)

Spoiler alert! What's happening on General Hospital during the week of July 23-27, 2018? Check out the day-to-day spoilers and a sneak peek video below to find out.

Monday, July 23
Nina heeds Alexis' advice; Finn has cause to worry; Drew receives a gift; Kim helps Julian; Josslyn grows annoyed; Lucas is afraid that if he and Brad adopt a baby, the birth mother might want to take the baby back.

'Days of our Lives' Spoilers (July 23-27, 2018)

Spoiler alert! What happens next on Days of our Lives? Check out the day-to-day spoilers below for the week of July 23-27, 2018 to find out.

Monday, July 23
Stefan makes an emotional appeal to Abigail to keep her baby; Gabi vents to J.J. about the losses she suffered while in prison; Sonny argues with Chad over the way he's running Titan; Jennifer uses her investigative skills to clear J.J.'s name.

'The Young and the Restless' Spoilers (July 23-27, 2018)

Spoiler alert! What will happen on The Young and the Restless during the week of July 23-27, 2018? Check out the day-to-day spoilers below to find out.

Monday, July 23
Nick and Phyllis make a pact; Kyle gets the upper hand at Jabot; Devon comforts Hilary.