Thursday, June 2, 2011

Today in Soap Opera History

On this date in...

1969: The final episode of PEYTON PLACE aired. There were 514 episodes in total.

1997: PORT CHARLES, a spinoff of GENERAL HOSPITAL, debuted on ABC.

2006: Cristian and Evangeline grew closer on ONE LIFE TO LIVE.

Celebrating a birthday today are:
Maree Cheatham (Marie, DAYS OF OUR LIVES; ex-Stephanie, SEARCH FOR TOMORROW; ex-Mary, KNOTS LANDING; ex-Mona, PASSIONS; ex-Charlene, GENERAL HOSPITAL) - 69
Dennis Haysbert (ex-Ron, THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS) - 57
Wentworth Miller (ex-Michael, PRISON BREAK) - 39
Zachary Quinto (ex-Sylar, HEROES) - 34
Mark Jude Sullivan (ex-Reg, AS THE WORLD TURNS) - 32
Erik Moody (Dan, RAGGED ISLE)

1 comment:

  1. A very happy birthday to Maree Cheatham of Days of Our Lives, one of my favorite daytime soap operas! I hope it never gets canceled like other favorites such as One Life to Live and All My Children. Days of Our Lives has been around for generations and my grandmother used to watch it.