Thursday, April 5, 2012

Today in Soap Opera History (April 5)

On this date in...

1967: On DARK SHADOWS, Liz invited Willie to stay at Collinwood under pressure from McGuire.

1968: On ANOTHER WORLD, Lee convinced Ada that while Lahoma did love Sam, she too loved him.

1990: On DAYS OF OUR LIVES, Jennifer announces she is marrying Emilio.

1999: On GUIDING LIGHT, Michelle and Jesse found Danny at a club with a woman (Pilar) that Michelle didn't realize was his sister.

2005: Debralee Scott, who played Cathy Shumway ON MARY HARTMAN MARY HARTMAN, died at age 52.

2008: Charlton Heston, who appeared on THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL and played Jason Colby on THE COLBYS, died at age 67.

Celebrating a birthday today are:
Roger Davis (ex-Peter, DARK SHADOWS) - 73
Jane Asher (ex-Angel, CROSSROADS) - 66
Tasia Valenza (ex-Dottie, ALL MY CHILDREN; ex-Suzanne, THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL) - 45
Thea Gill (ex-Diana, DANTE'S COVE; ex-Lindsay, QUEER AS FOLK) - 42
Krista Allen (ex-Billie, DAYS OF OUR LIVES) - 41

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1 comment:

  1. LOVED Dottie and her mom Edna on AMC. So funny and missed.