Monday, July 25, 2011

Today in Soap Opera History (July 25)

On this date in...

1984: Jermaine Jackson and Whitney Houston taped their August appearance at the AS THE WORLD TURNS studio at CBS in New York.

1991: Jensen Buchanan debuted as Vicky on ANOTHER WORLD. Watch the episode here.

2006: Singer Rihanna appeared on ALL MY CHILDREN during the grand opening of "ConFusion." She sang both her blockbuster summer hit "S.O.S" and "Kisses Don't Lie" from her album, "A Girl Like Me."

Celebrating a birthday today are:
Bobbie Eakes (Krystal, ALL MY CHILDREN; ex-Daniella, SORIDD LIVES; ex-Macy, THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL) - 50
Katherine Kelly Lang (Brooke, THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL) - 50
Lenny Platt (Nate, ONE LIFE TO LIVE) - 25
Jillian Clare (Tori, MISS BEHAVE; ex-Abby, DAYS OF OUR LIVES) - 19

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  1. Did you hear about this really exciting contest to meet James Scott and Joseph Mascolo on the Days set and to appear with them in Soap Opera Digest? Check it out at

  2. Lenny Platt (Nate, OLTL) is 25 today.