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.
On this date in...
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.
1968: On Peyton Place, Rodney Harrington (Rodney O'Neal) and Norman Harrington (Christopher Connelly