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Today in Soap Opera History (January 26)

1968: The Doctors' Steve and Carolee bantered before intern night.

1990: Gh's Frisco & Felicia were married for the second time.

2006: Days of our Lives' Tony was covered in blood.

2007: All My Children's Dixie ate poisoned pancakes."History speaks to artists. It changes the artist's thinking and is constantly reshaping it into different and unexpected images."

Anselm Kiefer

"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.

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1967: Jordan Charney debuted on Another World as Sam Lucas, Ada's brother. Sam married Lahoma Vane (Ann Wedgeworth) in 1969 and the two of them moved to Another World spin-off Somerset in 1970.

1968: On The Doctors, Nurse Carolee Simpson (Carolee Campbell) and newly arrived Dr.

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