Sunday, July 31, 2011

Today in Soap Opera History (July 31)

On this date in...

1986: Marilyn McCoo made her first appearance on DAYS OF OUR LIVES as Marlena's friend, Tamara. She would leave the show a year later. Elsewhere, Mike recreated the beach in his office for Robin.

1990: Cass and Frankie got married on ANOTHER WORLD.

2008: Molly Burnett debuted as Melanie on DAYS OF OUR LIVES.

Celebrating a birthday today are:
Don Murray (ex-Sid, KNOTS LANDING) - 82
Geoffrey Lewis (ex-Lucas, FALCON CREST; ex-Uncle Bill, DAWSON'S CREEK) - 76
Susan Flannery (Stephanie, THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL; ex-Leslie, DALLAS; ex-Laura, DAYS OF OUR LIVES) - 72
Lane Davies (Mackenzie, THE BAY; ex-Cameron, GENERAL HOSPITAL; ex-Mason, SANTA BARBARA; ex-Evan, DAYS OF OUR LIVES) - 60
Wally Kurth (Justin, DAYS OF OUR LIVES; ex-Sam, AS THE WORLD TURNS; ex-Ned, GENERAL HOSPITAL) - 53
Jay Bontatibus (ex-Rob, DAYS OF OUR LIVES; ex-Andy, GENERAL HOSPITAL; ex-Tony, THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS; ex-Russell, ANOTHER WORLD) - 47
Dean Cain (ex-Rick, BEVERLY HILLS, 90210) - 45
Annie Parisse (ex-Julia, AS THE WORLD TURNS) - 36
Eric Lively (ex-Mark, THE L WORD) - 30

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1 comment:

  1. LOL!! Find it funny that he had a crush on his own sister. FAIL!!!