Overview of Born and Deceased Characters during the Show's Run
 
 
 
legend:

* = birth
 
† = death
 
[†] = declared dead
 
~ = character's death concluded from the plot
 
° = character not seen as an active rôle on the show
 
[m]° / [f]° / [x]° = (unseen) male / female character / character of unknown gender
 
[-]° = miscarriage (gender only stated if known from the series)
 
[^] = announced pregnancy (birth or miscarriage not completed during the show's run)
 
Episode numbers in parentheses after a character refer to the episode in which the incident happened or was mentioned.

 
 
Season 1 (1981-82)

  • Jason Gioberti † (# 001)
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  • Jim Ruddick †° (# 006)
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  • Turner Bates † (# 007)
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  • [-] †° (Emma Channing and Turner Bates' child; # 010)
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  • Ed McKay † (# 013)
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  • Bill Reed † (# 015)
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  • Ann Hilton † (# 015)
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  • Douglas Channing † (# 017)

 
number of births: 0
number of deaths: 8
 
 
 
Season 2 (1982-83)

  • Gus Nuñez † (# 019)
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  • Carlo Agretti † (# 021)
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  • Joseph Gioberti * (# 025)
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  • Elliot McKay † (# 034)
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  • Henri Denault † (# 038)
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  • Wilson Fong † (# 040)

 
number of births: 1
number of deaths: 5
 
 
 
Season 3 (1983-84)

  • Jacqueline Perrault † (# 041)
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  • John Osborne † (# 050)
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  • Hal Lantry, M.D. † (# 051)
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  • Sister Marie-Thérèse † (# 056)
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  • [m] †° (Melissa and Lance Cumson's unborn son; # 059)

 
number of births: 0
number of deaths: 5
 
 
 
Season 4 (1984-85)

  • Phillip Erickson † (# 069)
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  • Jack Stanton † (# 069)
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  • Michael Ranson, M.D. † (# 069)
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  • Linda Gioberti † (# 069)
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  • Norton Crane † (# 069)
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  • Johann Riebmann † (# 070)
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  • [m] † (Johann Riebmann's chauffeur; # 070)
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  • Sam Gianinni † (# 075)
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  • J. Benson Landale † (# 082)
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  • Klaus Weller † (# 082)
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  • Gustav Riebmann † (# 088)
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  • Renée Davenport † (# 088)
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  • Spheeris † (# 088)
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  • Mary Gianinni † (# 089)
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  • Joel McCarthy † (# 095)
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  • [-] †° (Lorraine Prescott and Lance Cumson's unborn child; # 096)
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  • Lorraine Cumson † (# 098)

 
number of births: 0
number of deaths: 17
 
 
 
Season 5 (1985-86)

  • Richard Channing's bodyguard † (# 103)
     
  • Hope Margaret Agretti * (# 110)
     
  • John Jordan Roberts † (# 115)
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  • Philippe Hubbert † (# 117)
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  • Cassandra Wilder † (# 126)
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  • Michael Channing * (# 127)

 
number of births: 2
number of deaths: 4
 
 
 
Season 6 (1986-87)

  • Terry Channing † (# 128)
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  • Dwayne Cooley † (# 128)
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  • John Kent † (# 128)
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  • [m] † (John Kent's bodyguard # 1; # 128)
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  • [m] † (John Kent's bodyguard # 2; # 128)
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  • Skylar Kimball † (# 128)
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  • [m] † (Tuscany Valley County Deputy; # 128)
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  • Jeff Wainwright † (# 134)
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  • Guy Stafford † (# 141)
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  • Erin Jones † (# 142)
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  • Alex Green † (# 143)
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  • White † (# 143)
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  • Brown † (# 143)
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  • Kevin Gioberti * (# 146)
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  • Roland Saunders † (# 149)

 
number of births: 1
number of deaths: 14
 
 
 
Season 7 (1987-88)

  • Chase Gioberti [†] (# 158)
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  • Ashok Anand † (# 162)
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  • Dina Wells † (# 163)
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  • Hopkins † (# 163)
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  • Curtis Estabrook † (# 172)
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  • The Thirteen's Bald Interpol Agent † (# 172)
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  • George Westcott † (# 176)
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  • Madame Malec † (# 181)
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  • [m] † (Tuscany Valley County Deputy, shot by Eric Stavros; # 183)

 
number of births: 0
number of deaths: 9
 
 
 
Season 8 (1988-89)

  • Rosemont † (# 185)
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  • Fred ("Grey Suit") † (# 185)
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  • Nordstedt † (# 185)
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  • [m] † (nine more members of The Thirteen and twelve bodyguards; # 185)
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  • Melissa Agretti † (# 186)
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  • John Remick † (# 187)
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  • Delaney † (# 187)
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  • Peter Ryder † (# 188)
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  • [^] (Lance Cumson and Diane Nash's unborn child; # 195)
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  • Anna Cellini † (# 201)
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  • Christopher Harris † (# 204)

 
number of births: 0
number of deaths: 30
 
 
 
Season 9 (1989-90)

  • Maggie Channing † (# 206)
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  • Daniel Cabot † (# 210)
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  • Sal Tortino † (# 212)
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  • [m] † (slipper man at the bar in Juarez / Mexico; # 213)
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  • Ian St. James † (# 215)
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  • Chris Agretti † (# 217)
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  • [^] (Lance and Pilar Cumson's unborn child; # 227)
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  • Angela St. James * (# 227)
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  • Stephanie Hoffman †~ (# 227)

 
number of births: 1
number of deaths: 7
 
 
total number of births during the show's run: 5
total number of deaths during the show's run: 99