Denise Alexander

Born Nov 11, 1939

Denise Alexander is a well-known American soap opera actress, most known for her role as Lesley Webber on General Hospital, a role she originally played from 1973 to 1984 and 1996 to 2009. Born in New York City and raised on Long Island, she moved to Los Angeles when her father, Alec Alexander, an agent who handled at that point such notables as Frank Gorshin and Sal Mineo, decided to make the switch from the east to the west coast.… Read More

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1939 Birth Born on November 11, 1939.


1966 26 Years Old Alexander first broke into the soap opera genre by playing Susan Hunter Martin on Days of our Lives from 1966 to 1973. … Read More


1973 33 Years Old In 1973, Susan H. Martin was written out of the show temporarily when the Days casting office hit a snag renewing her contract and the contract lapsed. … Read More


1984 44 Years Old She stayed with the show for eleven years, leaving in 1984.
1986 46 Years Old In 1986, she was offered a big salary to portray absent McKinnon matriarch, Mary, on Another World.
1989 49 Years Old When the commute from her home in Los Angeles to Another Worlds studio in New York City proved to be difficult for her, she left in 1989.


1996 56 Years Old In 1996, she returned to the role of Lesley on General Hospital which she continued playing until 2009. … Read More
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