1947 – Soap Opera Star Deirdre Hall Born

On this date Deirdre Hall, best known for her role as Dr. Marlena Evans on the long-running daytime televison soap opera , was born in . She has won five Best Actress awards from (1982-85,1995). She was also named Best Television Role Model and won the prestigious American Women in Radio and Television (AWRT) award in 1994. Her identical twin sister, Andrea Hall, has appeared on as Marlena’s evil twin, Samantha. [Source: ]